Archivi categoria: English

Tears before Exaltation by Fidelis O. Mkparu

A GLOOMY DRAMA ABOUT TWO MENTALLY-INSTABLE MEDICAL STUDENTS To be published in March 2018 by Harvard Square Editions Knoxville, Tennessee. Benjamin Ava is the main character and first-person narrator. He works in a hospital. There he sees a skinny woman … Continua a leggere

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The Next Factory of the World: How Chinese Investment Is Reshaping Africa by Irene Yuan Sun

AN INTERESTING INSIGHT INTO CHINESE FACTORIES IN AFRICA This is my first NetGalley review and I’m really excited about it! This website gives you the chance to apply for reading ebooks for free before they are published so that publishers … Continua a leggere

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White Monkey by Carlos Hughes

THE HIGHLY-ENTERTAINING TRAGICOMICAL STORY OF AN ENGLISH TEACHER IN KOREA The novel White Monkey by Carlos Hughes was published in 2016. The author was born in England in 1972 and he has taught in China, South Korea and Saudi Arabia. … Continua a leggere

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Planet Police by Natalie Vellacott

Planet Police – Never a dull moment policing the streets of Britain Before becoming a Christian missionary, Natalie Vellacott was a UK police officer from 2001 to 2011. She started at the age of 19, thus fulfilling her childhood dream. … Continua a leggere

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Fixed Up! by Papatia Feauxzar

Fixed Up! is an engaging short story about arranged marriage. Najoua is a young woman of Turkish origin who lives near a lake in the United States. Her eldest sister fell in love with a man her parents didn’t like … Continua a leggere

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Breakfast at Tiffany’s and Three Stories

I decided to read Breakfast at Tiffany’s after watching some bits of the movie on TV. I knew that it was the source of inspiration for several contemporary romance novels and that its protagonist was seen as a symbol of … Continua a leggere

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“What am I?” by Papatia Feauxzar

I have been waiting for “What am I?” since Papatia announced it on her blog, so I have downloaded it for free as soon as the five-day promotion started. “What am I?” is a colorful book that tells the story … Continua a leggere

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