Book Review of Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Ifemelu and Obinze love each other deeply, but life in military-ruled Nigeria is difficult. When Ifemelu has the opportunity to go to America, she’s reluctant, but Obinze insists she go. The two lovers maintain a long-distance romance until Ifemelu, in… Read more

Review of The Orphan Mother by Robert Hicks

  The Orphan Mother reintroduces Robert Hicks’s The Widow of the South’s Mariah Reddick and Carrie McGavock – a book I have not yet read. In this new book, it’s 1867, the war is over and slaves are slowing trying to… Read more

Review of Twelve Years a Slave by Solomon Northup

What can I possibly say about this book that hasn’t already been said? I have not yet seen the movie, preferring to read a book first whenever it’s available. I received an email alert about a freebie promo and decided… Read more