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2022: A Year in Reading

By on December 27, 2022

It’s been a few years since I started tracking the books that I am reading on Goodreads and I am always amazed when I discover how many books I…


Books to Look Out for: April – June 2022

By on April 1, 2022

The Return of Faraz Ali by Aamina Ahmed. Sent back to his birthplace–Lahore’s notorious red-light district–to hush up the murder of a girl, a man finds himself in an…


Manifesto. On Never Giving Up by Bernardine Evaristo

By on February 3, 2022

If you, like me decide to…


Violeta by Isabel Allende

By on January 20, 2022

Isabel Allende has written more than 20 books since she was…