Why I Am a Reader (And You Should Be One Too!)

  Here are my top six reasons why I love being a bibliophile and you should be one too: Be the go-to person on particular subjects:  Let's be honest. It is gratifying when people seek your advice on a topic that you are knowledgeable about. This will help you in your career-employers and potential clients … Continue reading Why I Am a Reader (And You Should Be One Too!)

Charlie Gilkey’s Start Finishing

Title: Start Finishing: How to go from Idea to Done Author: Charlie Gilkey Publication Date: 24 September 2019 Publisher: Sounds True Genre: Personal Development, Self-Help, Non-Fiction, Business & Investing Charlie Gilkey's Start Finishing got me thinking about all the projects that I had left to fall by the wayside and what happens if I started … Continue reading Charlie Gilkey’s Start Finishing

The Tears of the Black Man By Alain Mabanckou

Author: Alain Mabanckou Translator: Dominic Thomas Publication Date: July 2018 Publisher: Indiana University Press Pages: 86 (Paperback) Genre: Essay Collection, Non-Fiction Alain Mabanckou is an author that I used to ignore when I went to the bookshop...until I started learning French a few months ago and he kept popping up in our textbooks as one … Continue reading The Tears of the Black Man By Alain Mabanckou

Reviewathon 2019

  Yes. This is an actual screenshot of my NetGalley review shelf.  I have to admit that I have fallen behind in my reviews. I love Netgalley as a resource and I am grateful for the opportunity to support authors while broadening my worldview. Nonetheless, I am reviewing my "book reviewing" process because I would … Continue reading Reviewathon 2019