📑 Review: The Sun is Also a Star by Nicola Yoon

Synopsis: "Natasha: I’m a girl who believes in science and facts. Not fate. Not destiny. Or dreams that will never come true. I’m definitely not the kind of girl who meets a cute boy on a crowded New York City street and falls in love with him. Not when my family is twelve hours away from being deported to Jamaica. Falling in love with him won’t be my story. Daniel: I’ve always been the good son, the good student, living up to my parents’ high expectations. Never the poet. Or the dreamer. But when I see her, I forget about all that. Something about Natasha makes me think that fate has something much more extraordinary in store—for both of us. The Universe: Every moment in our lives has broug

📑 Review: Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel

Synopsis: “Spanning decades, moving back and forth in time, and vividly depicting life before and after a pandemic wipes out most of the world’s population, this novel is rife with beauty. A novel of art, memory, and ambition, Station Eleven tells a story about the relationships that sustain us, the ephemeral nature of fame, and the beauty of the world as we know it. ” Review: Novels whose premise strips away the world as we know it can be tricky territory. They can be overly dramatic, overwrought, and didactic and riddled with too many existentialist questions about life and death. But station eleven leaves room for contemplation. It’s somehow quiet and elegiac on the outside but lit from

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