2 stars I didn’t find myself drawn to the characters or the plot. I had high hopes for the book, but the magical realism didn’t work for me.
4 stars It seemed stream of consciousness and very “Arab” in the way it told it story.
I'm excited about a bunch of books coming out in the latter half of 2019. May none disappoint.
3 stars “A wall, after all, isn’t just about keeping others out. It can also be for trapping people inside.”
To be a good writer, you need "arts & culture." Staying within the confines of what you know or are used to will make you a stale person, and, by default, a stale writer. Being exposed to flavors and style will open your mind and creativity to so much out there, and honestly, will likely … Continue reading Don’t be stale – be “cultured”
I both liked and disliked Eleanor - which was probably the point.
The book starts off mid-action and does.not.stop.
This book is hideous.
It did not disappoint.