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  • March 2019 Wrap Up

    March was a great reading month for me not because I read 12 books but because I read widely. I think I covered almost every genre this month and most importantly I learned so much from most of the books I read. What was also great is that most of the books I read were […]

  • April 2019: Why An Untamed State by Roxane Gay

    An Untamed State by Roxane Gay is the fourth book we will be reading for BookofCinz Book Club. I read this book back in January 2016 and I remember finishing the book and feeling so raw. The book is set in Haiti and explores the kidnapping of the protagonist. There are so many themes that […]

  • The Confessions of Frannie Langton by Sara Collins

    That’s always been my trouble. Never knowing my place or being content in it.- Frannie Langston The Confessions of Frannie Langton is Sara Collins’ debut novel set to be released on May 19th, 2019, I recommend you pre-order now because it is an amazing read! Frannie Langston is a Jamaican slave brought to London by […]

  • March 2019: Why My Year of Rest and Relaxation by Ottessa Moshfegh

    My Year of Rest and Relaxation by Ottessa Moshfegh is the third book we will be reading for BookofCinz Book Club. I read this book back in November 2018 and I remember having so many feelings towards the main character and how she approached life. There’s a lot to be discussed, this is a book […]

  • February Wrap-Up

    February is a short month, added to that, it is Carnival season here in Trinidad and Tobago, which means, majority of my free time was spent in a party or getting ready for carnival. My goal is to read 10 books each month, this month I only read 8 books- yes, I am a failure […]

  • January Wrap Up

    January was such an amazing reading month for me and I hope this energy continues for the rest of 2019.  Overall, I read 14 books majority were four and five stars- most of them got under my skin and stayed there. Every January there is a list of books I re-read to get my year […]

  • February 2019: Why Golden Child by Claire Adam

    Golden Child by Claire Adam is the second book we will be reading for BookofCinz Book Club. I received an ARC of this book back in September 2018 and as soon as I started reading it, I knew it was a book I wanted to discuss with everyone I meet. Golden Child by Claire Adam […]

  • Queenie by Candice Carty-Williams

    I could not wait to get my hands on a copy of Queenie by Candice Carty-Williams mainly because the main character is a Jamaican. I was also drawn to this book because it is being dubbed as “Bridget Jones meets Americanah” and while I see why that is the case, in some (most) instances I […]

  • I Read 200 Books In 2018- This Is How

    In 2018 I read 200 books, the highest number I have read in a year; this is how. On January 24th I launched by my Bookstagram Account- @bookofcinz quit my job and stayed home and read for the rest of the year… JUST KIDDING! If only life was that simple. I managed to read 200 […]

  • My Top 20 Reads For 2018

    In 2018 I read 200 books. It blows my mind whenever I write that or read it out loud. Of the 200 books I managed to narrow down to my Top 20 in no order. I did not include the books I re-read in 2018 which was 38 in total. This list include books I […]

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