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sing, unburied, sing

Jesmyn Ward has become one of my new favorite writers. Her work is eloquent and powerful, and she deserves all the awards and accolades she’s received lately for her latest book,  401 more words


Ravan and Eddie - Kiran Nagarkar

This was a Palampur Book Club read

After many many days I finally came across a cover that was something to write home about. It shows a baby seemingly whooshing through the air with a look of utter happiness on his face. 830 more words

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I want to create a huge scene. Drive a pick axe through this computer screen. Rip all the cords out of the wall. Storm out the door as a raging cyclone on path of destruction. 126 more words

Australian Contemporary Literature

Eliza and Her Monsters

I’ve been in the mood for some good contemporary YA recently, so I spent a little time browsing in the YA section of my library last week. 861 more words

Contemporary Literature

Stay With Me

This is one of those books that I just kept seeing around. It was all over bookstagram – like every third book stack had it in there. 1,135 more words

Contemporary Literature

American Psycho by Bret Easton Ellis

‘All it comes down to is this: I feel like shit but look great.’

Title: American Psycho
Author: Bret Easton Ellis
Year Published: 1991
Pages: 399… 286 more words

The Underground Railroad - Colson Whitehead

This was a Palampur Book Club read

The Underground Railroad is the story of Cora, a slave born and brought up in an American Southern plantation and her numerous struggles and momentous decisions in life. 595 more words

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