Or…how I devoured 200 pages of a book in a day so that I could gush about it at book club the next day.
Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi
Published: June 7th, 2016
Challenges: Read My Own Damn Books, Read The Books You Buy
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I’ve been on the fence about writing a review for this book, particularly in light of the Stanford rape and the Orlando tragedy. Context is everything, and I know people are still grieving and struggling, so I do not want to cause anyone any more pain. Here’s my disclaimer/trigger warning: This book talks about a “small” bombing, is an attempt to understand how people coped with the aftermath of the tragedy, as well as an attempt to understand the motivations of the bomber. You are not obliged to read any more at this point if you don’t want to.
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It’s Monday, What Are You Reading? is a weekly meme currently hosted by The Book Date. It’s a place to meet up and share what you have been, are and about to be reading over the week, and add to that ever-growing TBR stack.
Another whirlwind week has passed, another whirlwind week has begun. It. is. WILD. Adulting. Is. NOT. FUN.
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