“She picked grapes out of a plastic bag, chewing as she spoke.” • So many laye…

“She picked grapes out of a plastic bag, chewing as she spoke.” ❤️ • So many layers to this book. The premise is Polly, an undocumented Chinese worker, goes to work at the nail salon one day and does not return. She has an eleven year old son, Deming, and this book explores what happens … Read more

“I picked up the fork again and tried to imitate Yaya by twisting it in the plat…

“I picked up the fork again and tried to imitate Yaya by twisting it in the plate until there was a roll of pasta on it.” ❤️ • Yes, yes, yes!! I was snapping my fingers in the air while finishing up this contemporary Ghanaian debut novel by peacemedie . It’s about Afi, a young … Read more