The Sea Cloak by Nayrouz Qarmout (Translated by Perween Richards) | Book review

The Sea Cloak consists of 11 short stories about the life of women in Palestine today. Each story embodies a different perspective to give "a local perspective on a global story". From stories about sexual abuse, living in a refugee camp, living throughout political unrest and turmoil, to family dynamics and love, this collection is hard hitting but beautiful.

#NOTUKYA Challenge: Reading Books from Around the World

I have a REALLY exciting post for you guys today! The lovely people at UKYABA are celebrating the UKYA community in the lead up to YALC. The UKYA community is such a positive and wholesome community, and it's something I'm really proud and happy to be a part of. However, as UK book bloggers, it's …

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