So, the trailer for The Hate U Give, finally dropped a few weeks ago. I'm really excited about it, are you?
Having stumbled across a film trailer for the highly anticipated release of Crazy Rich Asians, I thought I'd give this much talked about novel a read to see for myself what the hype was all about.
A son of a black South African mother and white Swiss father, Trevor Noah was literally born a crime. His fascinating memoir chronicles his childhood and upbringing in apartheid and post-apartheid South Africa.
After the Oscar wins for Best Picture, Best Adapted Screenplay and Best Supporting Actress for Lupita Nyong'o, it feels a bit redundant to now add to the buzz surrounding 12 Years A Slave but it is such a powerful story that it would be wrong not to review the memoir from which the film was adapted. … Continue reading 12 Years A Slave