Book Review: Ghost of Caura by Lance Baptiste

A couple of weeks ago, my friend posted the link for this book on my Facebook page. I saw the title and I was excited....I thought that this was going to be a good book 😊. I love love Trinbagonian / Caribbean authors and their stories especially when they are telling stories about places that … Continue reading Book Review: Ghost of Caura by Lance Baptiste

Book Review: The Duke and I by Julia Quinn & Bridgerton S01 on Netflix

All I can say is Daphne!!! For the past few weeks one of the top shows on Netflix has been Bridgerton and earlier this week Netflix announced that this show was its "biggest show ever as it was streamed by 82 million households in its first 28 days". Not only is it constantly on your … Continue reading Book Review: The Duke and I by Julia Quinn & Bridgerton S01 on Netflix

Book Review: Golden Child by Claire Adam

How much are you willing to sacrifice to achieve your goals? That was the question that ran through my mind as I lay down to sleep. I had just completed the Golden Child by Claire Adam and I still, honestly was in a state of shock. I couldn't believe how this story unfolded.....What a book! … Continue reading Book Review: Golden Child by Claire Adam

Book Review: The Year in San Fernando by Michael Anthony

There is something special about a book that paints a lucid picture of a time long ago. I enjoy books that are somewhat like a historical storybook, a window into the past. I am Trinbagonian and I am familiar with the San Fernando of the 21st century, but this book gave me a glimpse into life … Continue reading Book Review: The Year in San Fernando by Michael Anthony

Book Review: An American Marriage by Tayari Jones

Now this was a good book but just not a good book for me. It honestly as we Trinis would say, was real bacchanal from the start. My friend Hannah recommended this book to me and although I found it entertaining, I rated it 3.5 / 5 because it really was too much drama for … Continue reading Book Review: An American Marriage by Tayari Jones

Book Review: Black Privilege – Charlamagne Tha God

Now Charlamagne tha God isn't everyone's cup of tea ☕ for sure, but I for one am a fan of his work as I find him to be brutally honest, refreshing and entertaining on his radio show The Breakfast Club (which you can watch on line on YouTube if you are not in the US)😊 … Continue reading Book Review: Black Privilege – Charlamagne Tha God

Book Review: The West Indian Lawyer – Keith Sobion

In 2019 my cousin, Justin Sobion published a book entitled "The West Indian Lawyer - Keith Sobion." This book is the definition of a labour of love and actually took about 8 years to complete❤. He interviewed many persons from all walks of life from the security guard, Mr Jones at the Pines townhouses in … Continue reading Book Review: The West Indian Lawyer – Keith Sobion

Book Review: The Year of Yes by Shonda Rhimes

Honestly this book had me from Hello! It just felt so effortless and conversational, I really felt like i was talking with my good friend Shonda Rhimes about some of her life experiences over a hot cup of Lipton tea with some chocolate cupcakes. I love books like this, it was love at first page! … Continue reading Book Review: The Year of Yes by Shonda Rhimes

Book Review: The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F****

Yes yes i know the name may be off-putting to some.but this book is like a breath of fresh air. There are a plethora of self-help books on the market today all preaching from the same scriptures...but... this....this book....is a different type of self help book. It is brutal.  It is honest. It is real. … Continue reading Book Review: The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F****

Book Review: The Eld Queen

The Eld Queen is the second book in the YaraStar Trilogy by Trinidadian author Jeanelle Frontin. Honestly, I could not wait to get my hands on this book 😀 After finishing the first book, The Unmarked Girl  (check out my review on this book The Unmarked Girl by Jeanelle Frontin) I had so many questions … Continue reading Book Review: The Eld Queen

The Unmarked Girl by Jeanelle Frontin

A good book, paints a picture so vividly in your mind that you begin to believe that you have visited that place before. The characters should be so real to you that you begin to see elements of yourself in them and in your friends. A good story, keeps the audience engaged, wanting more while … Continue reading The Unmarked Girl by Jeanelle Frontin

The art of gathering – Book Review

Who knew that you can write a whole book about the art of gathering......whether it be meetings or events or limes or birthday parties and make it interesting? o_O Somehow, the author, Mrs Priya Parker... found a way to make this book both entertaining, engaging and informative all in one. I really do not know … Continue reading The art of gathering – Book Review