Tag: contemporary

The Trouble With Belonging by Magdalena Stanhoff (Book Review #1171)

The trouble with belonging is a coming of age romance fiction story about Chen Kehuan, a Taiwanese boy who has lost his mother to cancer and lives with his diplomat father, Chen Liang. He struggles to live in Berlin, and just when he tries… Continue Reading “The Trouble With Belonging by Magdalena Stanhoff (Book Review #1171)”

CHOOSING LIFE by JULIA TANNENBAUM (Book Review #1139)

Choosing life is the third book of ‘The changing ways series’ and is written about a young girl dealing with therapy, failed relationships, and the chance of falling into the same old bad habits.

Hausa Blue by Kate Abley (Book Review #1105)

Hausa blue is an alternative history book about a world where the monarchy is a fraud and the Queen is an imposter. A commoner has exposed their identity with a different skin tone. There are strong female characters, and the premise is filled with… Continue Reading “Hausa Blue by Kate Abley (Book Review #1105)”

Clementine Lane by Eoghan Brunkard (Book Review #1077)

Clementine lane is a humorous urban life story written in a contemporary style of fiction. The story is based on three interwoven narrative plotlines set in Clementine Lane, where everyone is in everyone’s business. Things change when a drug rehabilitation centre is open and… Continue Reading “Clementine Lane by Eoghan Brunkard (Book Review #1077)”

The dark child by Timothy Lawver (Book Review #679)

The dark child is a family-oriented story about Kezia. She struggles with her mother, sister, father and brother, as each to their own suffers from some form of mental, physical and relationship issues. Above all this, there is a big family secret that is… Continue Reading “The dark child by Timothy Lawver (Book Review #679)”

Love is a cheerleader running by R.F. Gonzalez (Book Review #656)

Love is a cheerleader running is written about a teenage boy named Liam who falls in love with a cheerleader at his school. As he moves on to University, he meets another girl, and that too has its own drama until he meets Briana.… Continue Reading “Love is a cheerleader running by R.F. Gonzalez (Book Review #656)”

Hammer of God by Aria Ligi (Book Review #638)

Hammer of God is a collection of poems written with a classical theme. The work discusses religion, modern-day issues, and spiritual diversity.

A Place in Time by Jacqueline Hanson (Book Review #585)

A place in time is a contemporary novel based on a woman named Allie. The story describes how she is in a relationship with a man that is controlling. His abusive ways and condescending ways are visibly affecting the protagonist, and that instantly makes… Continue Reading “A Place in Time by Jacqueline Hanson (Book Review #585)”

The Artisan Heart by Dean Mayes (Book Review #475)

  The Artisan Heart is a fictional story about Hayden Luschcombe. He is a married doctor who is not as happy as he should be. His wife, Adelaide is a party planner, and they both struggle to really connect just making it by. An… Continue Reading “The Artisan Heart by Dean Mayes (Book Review #475)”