Lara T. Kareem

Goodreads Author


Born
in Lagos, Nigeria
April 08

Website

Twitter

Genre

Member Since
February 2013

URL


Lara Tommy Kareem is a literary publicist, editor, enthusiast and blogger based in Lagos, Nigeria. She is the author of A Guide to Self-Publishing and of an upcoming fictional romance novel schedule for release in 2020.

Average rating: 4.43 · 14 ratings · 13 reviews · 2 distinct worksSimilar authors
Not Just Another Interlude

4.50 avg rating — 12 ratings2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
A Guide to Self-Publishing:...

really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 2 ratings3 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating

* Note: these are all the books on Goodreads for this author. To add more, click here.

Upcoming Events

No scheduled events. Add an event.

Chasing Facades
Rate this book
Clear rating

 
Whichwood
Rate this book
Clear rating

 
Dread Nation
Lara Kareem is currently reading
by Justina Ireland (Goodreads Author)
bookshelves: currently-reading
Rate this book
Clear rating

 

Lara’s Recent Updates

Lara Kareem commented on Somaiya’s update
" So, like Aghraas is the Tesleet right "
Rate this book
Clear rating
Somaiya Daud shared a note and highlight from
Mirage by Somaiya Daud
“Tesleet,” I repeated. “The bird of the Banu Ziyad is the tesleet. And on the back is your name and this line: I was marked before my husband. I shall be marked after.”
'Tesleet' is actually an Amazigh word (I'm fairly certain it's Teschelhit specfiically) for 'bride'. I named the birds 'tesleet' because they all have a font of feathers springing from their foreheads that arc over their necks, much like a bridal veil.
Lara Kareem rated a book it was ok
Falling for the Chance by Kennedy L. Mitchell
Rate this book
Clear rating
I like the writing style, because there is a flow and this story packed-in enough of book tropes-although I know there could be parts of the stories I could have done without. There are great and bad moments in the story but it is what puts the story ...more
Lara Kareem rated a book it was amazing
Court of Lions by Somaiya Daud
Rate this book
Clear rating
I fell in love with the way Somaiya Daud weaves words to tell a beautiful story that highlights various relationships, the tribulations, turmoil and triumphs. Mirage left me wanting and in anticipation of its sequel and I'm thrilled to announce the l ...more
Not Just Another Interlude by Lara T. Kareem
"If you haven't read this book, you should get a copy and do so. It's cute, it's funny, it's full of life and characters that are unforgettable. Lara hit a home run with this one and I can't wait to see more of her books."
Not Just Another Interlude by Lara T. Kareem
"Not Just Another Interlude is a feel-good contemporary romance that celebrates positive friendships and sisterhood while delivering on a sweet love story. This is a new author to check out from the staples of Love Africa Press."
Not Just Another Interlude by Lara T. Kareem
"I loved it!

I loved this book because it gives off that girl next door feel. The camaraderie between Sewa and her three friends, her mother and brother is real. It gives also a feel of Nigeria and its food, culture. Sewa's relationship with Jide is al" Read more of this review »
Lara Kareem rated a book really liked it
What Unbreakable Looks Like by Kate  McLaughlin
Rate this book
Clear rating
In my country today we're in a state of emergency because of the alarming rate at which babies, toddlers, young girls and women are being molested, harassed, raped and killed. Due to all this, it has made What Unbreakable Looks Like a very heavy read ...more
Lara Kareem joined the group Rebel Women Lit
1070993
Lara Kareem rated a book it was amazing
Not Just Another Interlude by Lara T. Kareem
Rate this book
Clear rating
If you are into:

- Clumsy, confident & bold heroines
- Superb mother & daughter relationship
- Women friendship that is amazing
- A sweet, cute non-problematic romance
- Owambes

You should order my book: https://larakareem.com/not-just-anoth...
...more
Lara Kareem wants to read
Love's Recipe by Mila  Nicks
Love's Recipe
by Mila Nicks (Goodreads Author)
Rate this book
Clear rating
More of Lara's books…

Topics Mentioning This Author

topics posts views last activity  
Shh… [Smut, Heroe...: * RELEASE NEWS ⭐️ New book within 6 mo? Tell us more! 860 1534 Aug 12, 2020 05:35PM  
William Shakespeare
“Love looks not with the eyes, but with the mind,
And therefore is winged Cupid painted blind.”
William Shakespeare, A Midsummer Night's Dream

“Being responsible sometimes means pissing people off.”
Colin Powell, On Leadership

If you don't like someone's story, write your own.
“If you don't like someone's story, write your own.”
Chinua Achebe

Colleen Hoover
“undermine a system flawed through overuse of words that are made out to be harmful, when in fact they’re just letters, mixed together like every other word.”
Colleen Hoover, Point of Retreat

Colleen Hoover
“There is no such thing as bad people. We’re all just people who sometimes do bad things.”
Colleen Hoover, It Ends with Us

297482 The BookBum Club {HIATUS} — 279 members — last activity Jan 16, 2019 01:01AM
We all need a way to tackle our many unread books but also still want the freedom to pick a book we're in the mood for... That's why I've created The ...more
121247 Drop Everything And Read — 4408 members — last activity Aug 12, 2020 02:09PM
“Books loved anyone who opened them, they gave you security and friendship and didn't ask for anything in return; they never went away, never, n ...more
143204 Shh… [Smut, Heroes & HEAs…] — 14741 members — last activity 17 minutes ago
Shh… on FB | Shh… on Twitter | Author Subscriber Shh… [Smut, heroes & HEAs…] is a worldwide All-Author Fan group dedicated to contemporary Roman ...more
20149 M/M Romance — 26828 members — last activity 48 minutes ago
The #1 resource on the Internet for M/M Romance fans, this group has something for everyone. * Book and Series Discussions * Daily Updates on New Rel ...more
818631 #WitchlandsJanuary — 23 members — last activity Mar 05, 2019 12:05PM
Join me in (re)reading the amazing and spectacular series by Susan Dennard - The Witchlands! I am rereading the series to prepare for Bloodwitch (out ...more
735537 Taste of Romance — 6583 members — last activity Aug 08, 2020 09:34AM
Twelve New York Times & USA Today bestselling authors come together to meet readers. Each month, members receive a free book from one of our moderator ...more
220 Goodreads Librarians Group — 111539 members — last activity 9 minutes ago
A place where all Goodreads members can work together to improve the Goodreads book catalog. Non-librarians are welcome to join the group as well, to ...more
25x33 Free book editing/beta reading — 438 members — last activity Jul 29, 2020 07:57AM
Hello, I am a professional book editor looking to get my freelance career off the ground. I have book publishing degree and work in the industry, bu ...more
241638 Crone Bloggers — 48 members — last activity Jan 04, 2018 07:05AM
We are bloggers that are just a lil' too old to be teen bloggers, but are still outrageously awesome! Find out how we started here: https://jenniely ...more
118368 Top 5 Wednesday — 10110 members — last activity Aug 12, 2020 01:49PM
Welcome to the official group page of the T5W! This weekly book meme officiated in November 2013 and is still going strong! Join the group to become a ...more
More of Lara’s groups…



No comments have been added yet.