Monday 10 February 2020

Review: Queenie by Candice Carty-Williams

I realised I never actually posted my written review here on the blog so today I'm sharing my BookTube review of this book that I loved so much last year!

Queenie Jenkins can't cut a break. Well, apart from the one from her long term boyfriend, Tom. That's definitely just a break though. Definitely not a break up. Then there's her boss who doesn't seem to see her and her Caribbean family who don't seem to listen (if it's not Jesus or water rates, they're not interested). She's trying to fit in two worlds that don't really understand her. It's no wonder she's struggling.
She was named to be queen of everything. So why is she finding it so hard to rule her own life?
A darkly comic and bitingly subversive take on life, love, race and family, QUEENIE will have you nodding in recognition, crying in solidarity, and rooting for this unforgettable character every step of the way.


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Quick Reads come out in the UK on 20th February 2020 and Candace Carty-Williams is releasing Notting Hill Carnival. You can click here to order your copy and support Quick Reads.

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