Six Goodbyes We Never Said ~ Candace Ganger

Rating: 4/5 Naima is a young woman coping with the tragic loss of her father, a fallen Marine. Interspersed throughout the book we get glimpses of their relationship through visual voicemails left from her dad, who obviously cared about her a lot. She was angry with him before he died, for leaving her again, and … Continue reading Six Goodbyes We Never Said ~ Candace Ganger

Speak No Evil ~ Iweala Uzodinma

Rating: 5/5 I fell in love with this book hard and fast. Iweala is a master of stream of consciousness writing. I loved how attached I found myself to Niru. A young man, son of Nigerian immigrants, grew up in DC, and found himself headed to Harvard with a secret. He is gay, and to … Continue reading Speak No Evil ~ Iweala Uzodinma

Erotic Stories for Punjabi Widows ~ Balli Kaur Jaswall

Rating: 4/5 Erotic Stories for Punjabi Widows had a surprising number of elements running through the plot considering what a short novel it was. Nikki, our protagonist, lives in West London, where she works at a pub and wants to explore a career in writing. She has intentionally put distance between herself and her rather … Continue reading Erotic Stories for Punjabi Widows ~ Balli Kaur Jaswall