I am an Adult Services Librarian at WSL. I plan library events for adults. I help people in the library with research, tech, or finding their next great read. I select books, movies, and music for the library collection. Listening to audiobooks on my commute helps me read more as a new parent.
"Very aptly-titled book of short stories. All of the stories have some character who is living outside their home country due to marriage, work or school. Main characters or their significant others are African or of African descent, and mostly Mus..."
"Since her award-winning debut novel, Minaret, Leila Aboulela has been praised by J.M. Coetzee, Ali Smith, Aminatta Forna, and Anthony Marra among others for her rich and nuanced depictions of Islamic spiritual and political life. Her latest...