“There was a big bowl of dirty rice on the coffee table and white porcelain plat…

“There was a big bowl of dirty rice on the coffee table and white porcelain plates too.” 💙 • Great, classic mystery noir. Super atmospheric and you get all of the LA vibes in the 1940s. Mystery man offering money, missing woman, out of a job protagonist… this had it all! Black man searching for … Read more

“Ba refused meals and took whiskey like water.” • 5 star read !!! Longlisted f…

“Ba refused meals and took whiskey like water.” 💙 • 5 star read !!! Longlisted for the 2020 Booker Prize and so well deserved. This is a stunning novel about two siblings on the run in the American West “set against the twilight of the American gold rush” (from Goodreads). Lucy and Sam are children … Read more