Diwan’s February Reads: 5 Heartwarming Books

Diwan’s February Reads: 5 Heartwarming Books


Need a gift idea for Valentine’s Day or a heartwarming read to ward off the February chill? Check out Diwan’s reading list this month and choose a title that suits your field of interest!

Nino’s Table

This cookbook is a charity initiative undertaken by the author for her sister Nihal Naga (aka Nino) who passed away from cancer. All the recipes inside are Nino’s recipes.Proceeds of this book are strictly donated to cancer patients and institutes. Nino’s passion and talent in the kitchen were truly exceptional and are commemorated in this book that holds her cooking, recipes and tips that she shares with the whole world.

Stay With Me
by Ayọ̀bámi Adébáyọ̀

Yejide and Akin have been married since they met and fell in love at university. Though many expected Akin to take several wives, he and Yejide have always agreed: polygamy is not for them. But four years into their marriage Yejide is still not pregnant. One day, her family arrives at her doorstep with a young woman they introduce as Akin’s second wife. Furious, shocked, and livid with jealousy, Yejide knows the only way to save her marriage is to get pregnant, which, finally, she does, but at a cost far greater than she could have dared to imagine. An electrifying novel of enormous emotional power, Stay With Me asks how much can we sacrifice for the sake of family?

The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo
by Taylor Jenkins Reid

Reclusive Hollywood icon Evelyn Hugo is finally ready to tell the truth about her glamorous and scandalous life. But when she chooses unknown magazine reporter Monique Grant to write her story, no one is more astounded than Monique herself. Evelyn unspools a tale of ruthless ambition, unexpected friendship, and a great forbidden love. But as Evelyn’s story nears its conclusion, it becomes clear that her life intersects with Monique’s own in tragic and irreversible ways.

A Spark of Light
by Jodi Picoult

A heart-wrenching tale of fate and circumstance. After falling in love over the course of one weekend, Hope and Tru are forced to confront reality as Tru learns devastating secrets about his family’s past as Hope’s on-and-off boyfriend of six years, Josh, reaches out to amend their latest breakup.