The World That We Knew: Using folklore to explore the darkness hours of human history

I’ll begin by saying that this is probably one of the best books I read last year. In fact it has taken me so long to write a review because I really don’t have the words to say how incredible this novel was.  This piece of magical realism is set in the Second World War,… Continue reading The World That We Knew: Using folklore to explore the darkness hours of human history

Girl, Woman, Other by Bernardine Evaristo

I’m writing this review still somewhat spellbound by the incredible Girl, Woman, Other by Bernardine Evaristo. I’m not alone as this tale (or tales) told by multiple interconnected narrators has not only been shortlisted for the Booker Prize but has also garnered seemingly universal praise from critics and the bookstagram community alike.  Whilst each of… Continue reading Girl, Woman, Other by Bernardine Evaristo