Sankofa – Chibundu Onuzo

Sankofa was released in the U.S. last week and it’s already receiving a lot of well-deserved attention. This story follows a woman from London to Africa as she tries to reconnect with her heritage and a father that she never knew. Author Chibundu Onuzo has written a story that captures the complexity and mixture ofContinue reading “Sankofa – Chibundu Onuzo”

Hum If You Don’t Know The Words – book review

This is the book that you come across once in a rare while that transforms you. This is a story that opens your eyes to horrible, true events in history and revisits conditions that members of our human race were forced to endure for decades in South Africa. While reading this book it is impossibleContinue reading “Hum If You Don’t Know The Words – book review”

“Now Read This” Book Club

This book club offers exclusive reviews and history behind some of the best contemporary books around. It’s free and easy to join. You get an entire month to read each selection, and you don’t have to worry about arranging your schedule to make the meetings. Join me and several thousand other new friends in thisContinue reading ““Now Read This” Book Club”

Han Solo Book Club

Presenting the Han Solo Book Club! In partnership with Italic Bookmarks our favorite space pirate anti-hero will be sharing some of his favorite books with his dedicated fans. These selections are a perfect way to spend an evening after completing the Kessel Run in under 12 Parsecs, or between other intergalactic adventures. Each month Captain SoloContinue reading “Han Solo Book Club”

Silent Book Club

Here is an interesting new spin on the traditional book club… You meet periodically with a group of friends, and new acquaintances to discuss your favorite books, etc. but the majority of each meeting is spent simply reading. You don’t have to worry about any of the challenges that people sometimes experience with a traditionalContinue reading “Silent Book Club”