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Movie review: Three Billboards Outside Ebbing Missouri directed by Martin McDonagh

Movie info: After months have passed without a culprit in her daughter’s murder case, Mildred Hayes makes a bold move, painting three signs leading into her town with a controversial message directed at William Willoughby, the town’s revered chief of … Continue reading

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Purppuranpunainen hibiscus (Purple Hibiscus) by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Synopsis: Fifteen-year-old Kambili’s world is circumscribed by the high walls and frangipani trees of her family compound. Her wealthy Catholic father, under whose shadow Kambili lives, while generous and politically active in the community, is repressive and fanatically religious at … Continue reading

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Currents of War (The Rise of the Aztecs 04) by Zoe Saadia

I got a complimentary copy of this novel from the author in exchange for an honest review. It didn’t influence my opinion in any way although I am very happy to say I count Zoe Saadia among my Internet friends … Continue reading

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