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Book Review: Turtles All the Way Down

John Green’s newest book, Turtles All the Way Down, was undoubtably his most anticipated book so far. After the enormous success of The Fault in Our Stars, which had teenagers all across the world in tears, it took John a … Continue reading “Book Review: Turtles All the Way Down”

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Book Review + Discussion: The Sun and Her Flowers and the Rupi Kaur Controversy

If you’ve been on the internet for any amount of time, you must have heard of Rupi Kaur. This young woman came to fame through her instagram account, where she posts short poems on an assortment of topics. She also … Continue reading “Book Review + Discussion: The Sun and Her Flowers and the Rupi Kaur Controversy”

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Book Discussion: Why I Can’t Find Anything to Read

Hi everyone. It’s been a while since I last posted due to several health issues and the start of my second semester at UCT. But, fortunately, I’m ready to be blogging again! Reading is usually something I do when I’m … Continue reading “Book Discussion: Why I Can’t Find Anything to Read”

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Book Review + Discussion: Deep Work by Cal Newport (and reading books you disagree with)

  I picked up Deep Work by Cal Newport because it was highly recommended by one of my favourite sciblr/studyblr blogs, and I really wanted to read it. I thought it would be revolutionary in terms of its approach to … Continue reading “Book Review + Discussion: Deep Work by Cal Newport (and reading books you disagree with)”