The Displaced edited by Viet Thanh Nguyen
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The Displaced: The most important book of the year

Rarely do I read a book and immediately wish I could gift the whole world a copy. It happened with Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's We Should All Be Feminists (fortunately I can at least forward everyone a link to the TED Talk) and it's happened again with The Displaced*. Edited by Pulitzer Prize-winning author Viet Thanh… Continue reading The Displaced: The most important book of the year

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10 reasons why you need to read The Displaced

Despite the troubling time in which we live, we're fortunate that publishers such as Abrams are providing a platform for minority voices. Last year saw the release of the likes of Why I March and 200 Women and this month sees the publication of The Displaced: Refugee Writers on Refugee Lives, in time for the… Continue reading 10 reasons why you need to read The Displaced

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The Displaced, 80s film soundtracks and Rice Krispie cakes #LittleLoves

Although I'm way behind with my film watching so far this year (just one!), I've managed to kick off my new year goals with a total of six books in just the first month. Here's a look at what I've been loving this week. Read: I've read three books this week. To be fair, one… Continue reading The Displaced, 80s film soundtracks and Rice Krispie cakes #LittleLoves