The Book of Love by Muhammad ibn Yahya al-Ninowy

Rating: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Recommendation: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ I came across this book completely by accident, but I’ve found myself infinitely grateful I did. Full of verse about love and the Almighty in a beautifully decorated book that incites the heart to reconnect and centre. I found the verse incredibly thought provoking and heart lifting, a truly miraculous writtenContinue reading “The Book of Love by Muhammad ibn Yahya al-Ninowy”

God, Does Humanity Exist? By Kamand Kajouri

Rating: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Recommendation: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Disclaimer – I received a free digital download of this book by NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. The title of the book did make me curious about what the book held within – the question of which was answered in the introduction by the author. He states that “TheContinue reading “God, Does Humanity Exist? By Kamand Kajouri”

Rumi: Whispers of the beloved by Maryam Mafi and Azima Melita Kolin

Rating: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Recommendation: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ I’m almost sad that I bought this book as an ebook and not as a physical copy, just because of how beautiful the cover is. Alas, my bulging bookcase prevents me from doing so. I’ve heard a lot about ‘Rumi’ throughout the years, come across his poetry in the form ofContinue reading “Rumi: Whispers of the beloved by Maryam Mafi and Azima Melita Kolin”

Nineteen by Makenzie Campbell

Rating: ⭐️⭐️⭐️ Recommendation: ⭐️⭐️⭐️ Disclaimer – I received a free digital download of this book by NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. I’m somebody who reads a lot of poetry and so I have quite a particular expectation when I read new books of poetry/prose. I enjoyed reading through the prose in this book,Continue reading “Nineteen by Makenzie Campbell”

A Strangely Wrapped Gift by Emily Juniper

Rating: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Recommendation: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Disclaimer – I received a free digital download of this book by NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. As an avid reader of poetry I really enjoyed A Strangely Wrapped Gift. I found many of the poems to be very uplifting and encouraging, something very much needed in a worldContinue reading “A Strangely Wrapped Gift by Emily Juniper”

Find Me by Chloé Bull

Rating : ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Recommendation : ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Stepping away from the fiction and romance reviews for a quick minute, I came across this debut poetry collection through the author on instagram and thought I would give her collection a go, especially after enjoying the poetry I’ve read on her account (@myoxytocin). Firstly let me comment onContinue reading “Find Me by Chloé Bull”

Run, Rebel by Manjeet Mann

Rating : ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Recommendation : ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Disclaimer – I received a free digital download of this book by NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. I found Run Rebel to be an extremely intense and emotional read. The start is engaging and this continues throughout the verse as we slowly unpick the story of Amber. The bookContinue reading “Run, Rebel by Manjeet Mann”

Love Child’s Hotbed of Occasional Poetry by Nikkey Finney

Rating: ⭐️⭐️⭐️ Recommendation: ⭐️⭐️⭐️ Disclaimer – I received a free digital download of this book by NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. If I am to speak honestly then I must say that the digital copy of the book that I received seemed to have a lot of formatting problems unfortunately and for meContinue reading “Love Child’s Hotbed of Occasional Poetry by Nikkey Finney”

The Half God of Rainfall by Inua Ellams

Rating: ⭐️⭐️⭐️ Recommendation:⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Disclaimer – I received a free digital download of this book by NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. My first impressions of The Half God of Rainfall are imaginative, easy to read and intriguing. The book surrounds Demi – the half God of Rainfall and how he came to be. ThisContinue reading “The Half God of Rainfall by Inua Ellams”