It is evident that our reading list is lit. This is Coates’ second full-length book, which won the National Book Award and was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize.
From Sophia Amoruso’s Nasty Galaxy fashion book to the much anticipated Barrack Obama biography. One can never go wrong when picking books. Here’s our festive picks for the coffee table.
Perfect for readers who want to try classics and contemporary literature. Audiobooks can be addictive, so try limiting yourself to listening to them at specific times, although to “stop listening” might be as difficult as skipping the first cup of coffee.
Perhaps like Ngobeni you found devasted by love and the idea of it regardless of the experience. Reflections from a broken heart is more than just a memoir, it offers hope and encouragement to those who had given up on love.
Homegoing begins in the late 18th century in an Asante village part of the Gold Coast which is now known as Ghana. In the chain of event, there are interrelated stories where families lose each other. The bloodlines of two women are trailed over seven generations covering the connected pasts of America and Ghana up to the turn of the 21st century.
If textbooks could be written alike fiction books, academic studies would be more fun. My memory and attention span has improved which means more brain power but also, now I find myself spending more time on building a story rather than rushing through the details.
While everyone may have their own list of must-read books. Check out the abstract of books we’ve compiled and you might think twice.
There is no amount of planning that can prepare Charley for sugarcane farming as she leaves the life she had in Los Angeles and set off to NOLA with her eleven-year-old daughter Micah, to do what has been perceived as a white man’s business.