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My Top 5: West Indian Novels that shaped me (Non-Fiction)

Posted by Dee ^_^ on February 17, 2017 at 5:00 PM Comments comments (0)

Hello, hello!!!!

For anyone who wants to know my current mood as I type this post:

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Because, sometimes all you need is a dip in the ocean to feel a little better.

Now for the real reason that  we're here*:

*I'm a big histo...

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My Top 5: West Indian Novels that shaped me (Fiction)

Posted by Dee ^_^ on January 6, 2017 at 5:00 PM Comments comments (0)

Hello, hello!

Happy 2017 and welcome back to another top 5 list, except this is really a top four, I could not remember the name of my fifth. West Indian novels may not be a genre that people outside of the Caribbean (or the diaspora) may be familiar with, or willingly gravitate towards, and I am here to share some of the ones that made me fall even more in love with reading. Here goes nothing. 

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Anticipated Releases of 2017

Posted by Dee ^_^ on November 23, 2016 at 5:00 PM Comments comments (1)

I'm busy pretending to be a writer, so in lieu of a 'real' post, I give to you:

The books I'm most looking forward to next year, in no particular order.

Waking Gods (Book 2 of the Themis Files)by Sylvain Neuvel - APRIL 4, 2017. I loved book 1, which ended on the most pai...

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Native American Heritage Month

Posted by Dee ^_^ on November 2, 2016 at 5:00 PM Comments comments (0)

This month is Native American Heritage Month (in America...obvious?). To be honest with you, I didn't even realize that when I decided in September that I wanted to read Native American books instead of Thanksgiving themed ones this month. I seem to be on point even when I'm not trying to be so yay me.

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Diversathon and then some

Posted by Dee ^_^ on September 18, 2016 at 5:00 PM Comments comments (0)

 aka September Anticipated Reads

So my twitter feed has been filled with talk about something called #Diversathon and the overwhelming need for diversity in literature and I thought that now was as good a time as any to get involved. I have always felt that there weren't enough POC in the books that have been hyped recently but I just figured that it is what it is and there wasn't much that could be done for it. Until now.

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Grief and Loss :(

Posted by Dee ^_^ on June 24, 2016 at 1:00 PM Comments comments (0)

“Only people who are capable of loving strongly can also suffer great sorrow, but this same necessity of loving serves to counteract their grief and heals them.”

― Leo Tolstoy

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