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Book Review: Fun Home by Alison Bechdel

Title: Fun Home: A Family Tragicomic
Author: Alison Bechdel
Year: 2006
Pages: 232
Dates Read: May 16–27, 2017
Format: Hardcover
Genres: B, GN, NF
Rating: ★★★★
Summary: A graphic novel exploration of some difficult issues in Alison Bechdel’s childhood.  “Fun Home” is her family’s nickname for the funeral home they ran. Continue reading “Book Review: Fun Home by Alison Bechdel”

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Book Review: How to Be a Bawse by Lilly Singh

Title: How to Be a Bawse: A Guide to Conquering Life
Author: Lilly Singh
Year: 2017
Pages: 272
Dates Read: May 18-23, 2017
Format: Kindle
Genres: NF
Rating: ★★★
Summary: On the surface, lots of quick, helpful advice for taking charge of your life, in both your professional and personal lives.

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Book Review: Dear Ijeawele, or a Feminist Manifesto in Fifteen Suggestions by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Title: Dear Ijeawele, or a Feminist Manifesto in Fifteen Suggestions
Author: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Year: 2017
Pages: 63
Date Read: April 19, 2017
Format: Hardcover
Genres: NF
Rating: ★★★★★
Summary: In short, Adichie was asked how to raise a daughter to be a feminist.  This is her answer.
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