Category: Books

I Can’t Make This Up

Anyone who knows me knows that I will watch just about every movie that Kevin Hart is in, whatever role he is playing. And when I got this book, it was no different. I read it and did not want to finish reading. Also, I laughed so hard and got to know him…

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Started From The Bottom…

I was looking through Taraji P. Henson’s Around The Way Girl when I saw the book This Is Just My Face: Try Not To Stare by Gabourey Sidibe and added it to my list. One year later, I have gotten around to reading it…Finally! When I added it to my list at first, I didn’t…

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Outliers

What is success for you? In your view, how do people become successful? It’s honestly more than the story you get to hear. It’s more than just being smart, or fit, or whatever else you have heard out there from successful people.  And this is what Malcolm Gladwell, the author, tries to explain….

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The Defining Decade: Why Your Twenties Matter – And How To Make The Most Of Them Now

My twenties (thus far), have been filled with so much confusion… But also, with so much hope and new beginnings. I have had to learn and unlearn so many things, and well… Let’s just say, learning never stops. At one point in my twenties, I wanted to study Psychology because I thought, well…

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Year Of Yes – Shonda Rhimes

I saw this book in one of the blogs I follow, and the title just caught my eye. I knew I had to read it. Getting into it, I didn’t know much about Shonda Rhimes other than the fact that she has written the series Scandal and How To Get away With Murder. Damn! She is…

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Blogmas Day 7: Hit Or Miss? My 2019 Goal List

This year, I have talked about just how motivated I have been in taking my reading habit to the next level. To be honest, this is one of the few goals I have stuck with throughout the year. It just takes me to a whole other world and opens my eyes to the…

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Blogmas Day 2: When Breath Becomes Air

I honestly cannot remember how I stumbled upon this book, but I think I saw it on one of my social media platforms and later added it to my AnyBooks reading list. I have had it for a really long time, and just recently decided to read it. If you’ve watched the series ‘The Resident,’…

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Radical Truths I Would Tell My Younger Self

I was looking back at some of the things that I have come to live by and that have pushed me and led to my growth this year, and to be honest, if I knew these things a while back, I’m sure I would not be where I am. Not physically of course…

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Reading List: Self-Help Books That I Absolutely Love

For a very long time, one of my friends was reading ‘self-help’ books. Whenever we were together, books we were reading would come into discussion (mostly books he was reading). I realized that they were ‘self-help’ books and when I mentioned this to him, he would get super defensive and say they were…

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Feeling So Inspired – Educated (Tara Westover)

When I told you guys about Tara Westover’s book Educated on my reading list that you too should try, I did not do it justice. I just finished this book about a week ago and honestly, #NoHumanIsLimited. (I mean, I just had to. In the spirit of being Kenyan, and ‘marathon runners) ?

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