Bedrock Faith Live Show Discussion


Book Reviews, ReadSoulLit

  Bedrock Faith by Eric Charles May – 432 pages – Akashic Books Rating – 4,5 stars I’m an affiliate for The Book Depository. It would be much appreciated to click the link below if you’re interested in picking up any of my recommendations. It will help fund my incessant book buying. http://www.bookdepository.com/?a_aid=browngirlreading

March 20, 2017

Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction Longlist 2017


Bookish Stuff, Literary Prizes

The 2017 Baileys prize for women’s fiction longlist: Stay With Me by Ayòbámi Adébáyò (Canongate) The Power by Naomi Alderman (Viking) Hag-Seed by Margaret Atwood (Hogarth) Little Deaths by Emma Flint (Picador) The Mare by Mary Gaitskill (Serpent’s Tail) The Dark Circle by Linda Grant (Virago) The Lesser Bohemians by Eimear McBride (Faber & Faber) […]

March 8, 2017

Evelyn Dove Britain's Black Cabaret Queen


Book Reviews

#NonfictionNovember2016 has come and gone. Sadly it coincided with the disastrous US presidential election results.  I was down for a while but am slowly getting back to happy and Evelyn Dove was one of the books that brightened my November.  If #NonfictionNovember has taught me anything, it’s that I clearly need to read more of […]

March 7, 2017

Barkskins


Book Reviews

Barkskins is Annie Proulx’s fifth novel, which was released in January 2016.  Epic, powerful, and engaging from page one, Barkskins follows two Frenchmen René and Duquet who are indentured to a seigneur Trépagny in New France. There they are to become barkskins, wood cutters.  From these two men the reader follows their lineage and the […]

March 6, 2017

Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction 2017 Longlist Predictions


Literary Prizes

The Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction is one of the literary prizes  thatI look forward to the most.  It is a prestigious UK  prize, founded in 1996, that honors great women writers from all over the world. Wednesday, March 8th the Baileys Women’s Prize Longlist will be announced.  Traditionally the longlist contains 20 choices however […]

March 5, 2017