Tuesday Top 10 – Ten Characters Who Are Fellow Book Nerds

I've been planning to do a Top 10 Tuesday post for ages - I love lists and more than lists I love bookish listsย (more than bookish lists I think I love shopping lists I have the cash to cover, but thisย is really a useless observation, since thoseย lists tend to get longerย and the cash - to …

Memorable Writing: Americanah

I picked up Half of a Yellow Sun by chance seven years ago, unaware of the rare literary talent that is Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie. Her writing style mesmerized my aspiring-writer brain and, well, filled me with apprehension. How could I ever become that good? Just because I found out about Adichie by chance, does not …