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Book Review: The Small-town Sea by Anees Salim

When in bed unwell, and unable to sleep, a bibliophile’s best outlet is a good book. This book by Anees Salim has been on my TBR for a while now, and I’m glad I finally finished reading it.

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Book Review: The Kite Runner, by Khaled Hosseini

Can a reader really select one book as his/her favorite when asked? It’s not possible. But there might be one book that comes to mind spontaneously as the answer to that question. For me, that answer would be this book, The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini. I read this book from my neighborhood library long back. The story has been unforgettable, and the book now is a prized part of my small bookshelf.

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Book Review: The Hate U Give, by Angie Thomas

You can’t help but be riveted by a read that’s fictional yet quite closely rooted in reality. This book talks on the Black Lives Matter movement. I didn’t know what that was so it was good to learn about it. But focusing on the fictional story, it’s the story of a black teenager Starr, how her life is affected by one event, the shooting of her friend Khalil by a white cop, which she witnessed.

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