book cover of black boy by richard wright and quote: 'At the age of twelve, [...,] I had a conception of life that no experience would ever erase, [...], a conviction that the meaning of living came only when one was struggling to wring a meaning out of meaningless suffering.'

Review: Black Boy by Richard Wright

July 6, 2018 Amalia 0

Black Boy is Richard Wrights memoir about his childhood in the Southern States (part1: Southern Night) and his young adulthood in Chicago (part2: The Horror and the Glory). It is an account of the poverty, horror, fear, and hatred of […]

Summer Reads Recommendations: Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman, The Trouble with Goats and Sheep by Joanna Cannon and The Museum of You by Carys Bray

Summer Reads Recommendations

July 2, 2018 Amalia 0

Whether you’re enjoying the sun by lying on a beach, a pool, in your backyard or even your balcony…here are some awesome books to read during summer. The three books I’ll recommend are easy to read but although funny and […]

book review, book cover of tin man by sarah winman and quote: And I wonder what the sound of a heart breaking might be. And I think it might be quiet, unperceptively so, and not dramatic at all. Like the sound of an exhausted swallow falling gently to earth.

Review: Tin Man by Sarah Winman

June 15, 2018 Amalia 0

I started this book knowing that it has been praised and recommended by many and since it is a short one I decided to give it a go and see if it’s worth the hype. After reading it I find […]

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