Book Talk: Little fires everywhere

The book cover looks like a photograph Mia would take.   Little Fires Everywhere is Celeste Ng’s second novel. Shaker Heights, Ohio is where she ( the writer’s name is pronounced ‘ing’) was brought up to be an adult and it is here that she has set her story. It is a privileged community where the […]

Book Talk : I am Malala

Moms have often asked me to suggest reading material for their children, as I have too, to the best of my capacity. Three years ago I remember asking  the children at one of our book club sessions if they knew about a Pakistani girl, their own age,  who has been fighting for something that they […]