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A BOOK REVIEW : BLACKBERRY WINE BY JOANNE HARRIS

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Hello dear readers and fellow bloggers! Today I'll be reviewing novel Blackberry Wine by Joanne Harris. I'm quite fond of magical realism, but this was my first encounter with this author. What attracted me to this book was the beautiful cover. The author name (Joanne Harris) didn't ring familiar. On the cover, she was mentioned as the author of Chocolat . Naturally, I heard about Chocolat . Who hasn't? I neither read the novel nor watched the movie adaptation (featuring Juliette Binoche and John Depp), but I saw the trailer for the film enough times to remember what it was about. I wondered what this novel would be like. Would wine play a similar role as chocolate does? Would it find ways to human hearts? Besides the book review there will also be a bit of fashion in this post. The beautiful lilac dress I choose to wear to present this book is from a local designer Stanka Zovko. I paired it with a statement necklace, a black bag and gold sandals. Isn't it simply t