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The Ice Cream Girls { Book Review}

Author: Dorothy Koomson Publication year: 2010 Genre: Fiction “I did not know that when you drop a stone of a stupid choice in the pool of your life, it can cause a tidal wave to surge outwards, destroying everyone and everything in its path.” ― Dorothy Koomson, The Ice Cream Girls Lock down really gave… Read More The Ice Cream Girls { Book Review}

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The Theory of flight {Book Review}

Author: Siphiwe Gloria Ndlovu Publication year: 2018 Genre: Fiction   Lockdown provided me with time to return to my first love, reading. Not just any reading but reading novels and getting that much needed escape. Each year I challenge myself to read a certain number of books. Books from different genres and find a new… Read More The Theory of flight {Book Review}

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Surviving this shithole { Book Review}

As a young girl who grew up being “told you speak so well”. “If I just close my eyes I could pretend it’s a white person and my favorite “are you sure you are Xhosa or from South Africa” this book was written for me. It turns out people had it wrong I’m not a… Read More Surviving this shithole { Book Review}

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Daring Greatly {book review}

Author: Brene Brown Publication year: 2013 Genre: self-help book “Perfect and bulletproof are seductive, but they don’t exist in the human experience”  When I launched my blog I looked for quotes that summed up how I felt about my finally taking that leap of faith and low and behold Dr. Brene Brown. It bothered me… Read More Daring Greatly {book review}