Tag Archives: literary fiction

The Girl with the Louding Voice by Abi Daré – review.

Description I don’t just want to be having any kind voice . . . I want a louding voice. At fourteen, Adunni dreams of getting an education and giving her family a more comfortable home in her small Nigerian village. … Continue reading

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The Color Purple by Alice Walker – review.

Description The classic, PULITZER PRIZE-winning novel that made Alice Walker a household name. Set in the deep American South between the wars, THE COLOR PURPLE is the classic tale of Celie, a young black girl born into poverty and segregation. … Continue reading

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Silver Sparrow by Tayari Jones – review.

Description ‘My father, James Witherspoon, is a bigamist.’ This is the story of a man’s deception, a family’s complicity, and the two teenage girls caught in the middle. James Witherspoon has two families, one public, the other a closely guarded … Continue reading

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Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman- review.

Description Eleanor Oliphant has learned how to survive – but not how to live Eleanor Oliphant leads a simple life. She wears the same clothes to work every day, eats the same meal deal for lunch every day and buys … Continue reading

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