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The Unlikely Adventures of the Shergill Sisters by Balli Kaur Jaswal — book review

My rating: ★★★✰✰ 3 stars An absorbing start gives way to an increasingly frustrating reiteration of the same arguments which provided little character development. “Grief came to her like a series of aftershocks—every time she thought she had moved on, something new reminded her of Mum.” The Unlikely Adventures of the Shergill Sisters started well […]

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THE BODY MYTH: BOOK REVIEW

The Body Myth by Rheea Mukherjee ★★★✰✰ 3 stars “Perhaps they had done this before. Perhaps somewhere in this house were the remains of a broken heart, another widow who fell for their charms only to have her spirit shattered.” One word: Weird. And not necessarily a good kind of weird. This short novel strikes […]

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