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If I Tell You The Truth by Jasmin Kaur | Thoughts

     Published on : 2021   ||    Format : ebook   ||    Location : Canada One line review : When Kiran runs away from home to another country, to escape her rapist, she doesn't realize how long it is going to take her to feel like herself again.  ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆   “Passports and boarding passes, please,” drawls the blond, goateed man, towering a foot above us both. I pass him both my and Mom’s documents and attempt the smile that every person of color has mastered. The one that reads, I’m thoroughly nonthreatening. Please don’t pull me aside and racially profile me. Thoughts : I can't remember how I found this book or why I chose to read it. It was available on my library's Overdrive catalog and I'm glad I made the time to read it. If I Tell You the Truth tells the story of Kiran's arrival in Canada as a pregnant graduate student, though in reality, she was also running away from her rapist back home in India. When she makes the decision to have the child, her parents aban

Giveaway (US and Canada) *Armchair BEA Week*


(This giveaway has ended. Thanks for entering!)


Armchair BEA


For Armchair BEA giveaway day, I have one of three gently used books up for grabs.
  1. An ARC of  American Dervish by Ayad Akhtar
  2. Naked by David Sedaris
  3. Pigs in Heaven by Barbara Kingsolver

To enter, simply fill the form below. I'll be closing this giveaway on Sunday June 1, 8 am US Eastern time, and will announce the winner using the always-dependable services of random.org. To enter,
  1. You don't have to be a follower of my blog.
  2. You must be over 13 years of age.
  3. Only US and Canada (Sorry. Postal rates.)
  4. Enter by June 1 2014, Sunday, 8.00 a.m. US Eastern time.
  5. Fill the form.

Comments

Thank you for the chance to win one of these three great books.
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Thank you, thank you :D
Thanks for the chance—I've been wanting/meaning to read more Kingsolver for a long time!
Words for Worms said…
Ooooh I'm eyeing that Kingsolver! (I'd be eyeing the Sedaris, but I've already got a copy :).)
Wesley said…
My friend loves Sedaris and is always trying to get me on his bandwagon.
Gaele Hi said…
I LOVED Sedaris' Naked... I have that coming up for review in audiobook soon.... TY for the giveaway
Thanks so much for the giveaway! I've always want to read Naked! :D