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Lalibela’s Wise Man by Matshona Dhliwayo (Book Review #248)

Lalibela’s Wise Man is a short book novella about Christian. His life changes when his father passes away. Christian is denied his inheritance. Not only does he have to overcome the fact that he has lost his dear father but now, he is disowned and abandoned by his family as well. His journey begins when he reads a letter from his dad asking him to travel to Ethiopia. Once there, he meets some wise men called, Lalibelas. Things turn for the better once []

American Civil War by William D. Willis (Book Review #249)

This book review was requested by Lean Stone Book Club. American Civil War is a non-fiction history book about America and how the deadliest wars effected its country. It covers subjects like how Lincoln ended slavery and how the Confederate were defeated. This book does not, by all means, cover an extent and in-depth version of the incidents. However, what it does cover is enough for someone who really has no idea about the topic. The author expresses the wish to analyze the []

A Sense of Place by A P McGrath

A Sense of Place Most of the world’s biggest airports have a quiet prayer room offering sanctuary before a journey. A traveler might be embarking on a new life or is simply going on a family holiday. A Burning in the Darkness begins in the prayer room of an airport where there is a tiny confessional box. In its anonymous darkness, a voice confesses a murder to Father Michael Kieh who becomes the main suspect in the murder investigation, but Michael doesn’t []