thank you ever so much to Page Street Publishing & Lizzy Mason for sending me an ARC of THE HENNA WARS to review! this does not affect my rating or review.
TRIGGER WARNING: HOMOPHOBIA & RACISM
When Nishat comes out to her parents, they say she can be anyone she wants—as long as she isn’t herself.
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it’s a question most of us want an answer to asap. because still harbouring feelings for an ex is something that’s just . . . well, painful.
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this morning, Nahima and i went to Dalloway Terrace for breakfast. whenever we meet, one of us is always late.
(usually, it’s her.)
thankfully, i’d called up Dalloway the moment i got to the tube station, because i knew we’d end up running late.
when we did get there, we were shown to a table straight away, and obviously took some pictures.
because one does not go to aesthetic places and not take pictures.
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i hope you all had a good sunday! mine was spent with family, catching up and discussing the future and having fun “remember-when” conversations, followed by fat, greasy takeout food!
it was pretty great.
but now i’m home, under my blanket, fairy lights twinkling bright and colourful, putting up a part two of my review on Grounded Coffee Company.
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Cafe East is the latest hotspot for numerous instagrammers and it’s been making its way round twitter, as the place to go to for brunch.
so of course, i just had to check it out with Nahima. since, you know, brunch is Our Thing.
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thank you to NetGalley & Harper Collins HQ for a free copy of WE ARE NOT OKAY to review. this doesn’t affect my rating or review
TRIGGER WARNING: RAPE, ABUSE, BULLYING, EATING DISORDERS, ISLAMOPHOBIA, SUICIDE, SLUT SHAMING
If only they could have spoken out . . .
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thank you to NetGalley and Penguin Random House for sending me an e-copy of FOUL IS FAIR to review. this does not affect my rating.
this, first of all, is a book you have definitely got to read. bare in mind, it does go into detail about things which may be triggering for some.
TRIGGER WARNING: RAPE, MURDER, DEATH, BLOOD, SELF HARM, SUICIDE ATTEMPT, MENTION OF SUICIDE, UNDERAGE DRINKING, ABUSE
Golden boys beware: something wicked this way comes.
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