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Fifty Shades of Grey by E.L. James
"I managed to read a couple of chapters before stopping. It felt boring and flat. Then I picked it up again to give it another try. I kept thinking the book would get better but it didn’t. It got worse. This book was way too long and the pacing is..." Read more of this review »
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Sold for Silver by Janet Lim
" Sold For Silver, Janet Lim- comments from Lynda' review.
Yes, it's a very good book to read. However, I would have love for her to make 'reference' 'me
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Sold for Silver by Janet Lim
"A very personal account of a Chinese girl, sold into slavery as a young girl in Singapore. Her story takes place in Singapore and Malaya during the war. It's okay, but I would have liked some kind of epilogue to see how things turned out -- she ma..." Read more of this review »
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Description: Two novellas - 'Waiting for the World to Change' & 'Henrietha'. Together they resemble the Help by K. Stockett, but more so via 'Waiting...' which has the engaging Anita Kingsley, a Jamaican housekeeper in Toronto,Canada, with an otherworldly connection and a riveting connection to the physical through the lives and dwellings of her employers...and her own life and experience otherwise..She has a rich career with a plethora of pointed circumstances that speak to injustices and issues that need be raised for the sake of opportune race relations. 'Henrietha' takes on universal issues of abuse,love,sex,sexuality,sexism,racism,emotional terrorism... Both works combine to fortify the virtue in friendships and 'overcoming' and take in consequential life facets ranging from Oprah to Obama. Of course a woman's strength is the lynchpin to the work, which is Joyce M. Johnson's cathartic experientialism which needs to be read by any with a romantic hope for a quasi-Utopic world....
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