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God Smites & Other Muslim Girl Problems by Ishara Deen – A Book Review

Before I jump into this review, I must confess that I’ve had this book for a while now. It was sent to me by the absolutely delightful Ishara Deen, but due to health battles and other circumstances, I haven’t been able to pick it up until this past week. In a way, I’m happy that…… Continue reading God Smites & Other Muslim Girl Problems by Ishara Deen – A Book Review

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The Ruler of the Books – Book Tag

Good Morning book dragons! I was tagged by James @ This Is My Truth Now to do this tag, which was really fun to do. Please stop by James’ site and check him out. He writes very intellectual and interesting reviews; you won’t be disappointed. 🙂 #1: What book would you make everyone read? Norwegian…… Continue reading The Ruler of the Books – Book Tag

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Top 10 Tuesday: Japanese Science-Fiction Books Recently Added to My TBR!

For today’s post, I wanted to do something simple and fun! My reading has been very slow-going these past couple of weeks due to health complications that have arisen, which naturally led me to looking up books in an effort to bring the biblio-fire back. On my book-searching journey, I came across a lot of…… Continue reading Top 10 Tuesday: Japanese Science-Fiction Books Recently Added to My TBR!

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The TBR Tag!

With the weekend looming and with all of the preparations I’m making to attend my very first book festival, I thought a small, simple tag would be fun! How do you keep track of your TBR? I have two methods actually: 1) I place a small stack of books that sound most interesting, or fit…… Continue reading The TBR Tag!

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May’s Big Ass Book Haul!

May has been a deliciously awesome month so far in regards to book mail and book gifts, and one of the reasons for that is there’s a lot of diverse books in my haul this month! The second reason that it’s so awesome is that the pile is positively towering and leaning. It’s already fallen…… Continue reading May’s Big Ass Book Haul!

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Asian Lit. Bingo Reading Challenge TBR

A most kind and brilliant book blogger, Shenwei, is hosting a super-awesome reading challenge for the month of May, which also happens to be Asian-American Heritage month, called Asian Lit. Bingo! When I first saw this challenge at the beginning of the month, I had opted out from participating  because I felt that I wouldn’t…… Continue reading Asian Lit. Bingo Reading Challenge TBR

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The Lord of the Sands of Time by Issui Ogawa – A Book Review

Over the weekend, I had the wonderful pleasure of re-reading an #OwnVoices Japanese, science-fiction novel called The Lords of the Sands of Time by Issui Ogawa for Dewey’s 24-Hour Readathon. It’s a book that I’ve owned for a long time, and one that I had only read when I originally bought it. After reading it…… Continue reading The Lord of the Sands of Time by Issui Ogawa – A Book Review