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Posted On: 17 March 2022 03:30 pm
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Things to read, watch & listen to this weekend: 17-19 March 2022

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Running through a hectic day might have stumped your week, but don't worry, the weekend's right around the corner and here's a list of some of the things you could jumpstart it with! We’ve compiled a list of things that you could do in your free time or any time - most of these, you can do from the comfort of your own home!

The (ILQ) team has put together a list of things to read, watch, and listen to in Qatar this weekend. Have fun!

Things to Read

A Promised Land by Barack Obama

A Promised Land by Barack Obama
A Promised Land by Barack Obama. (Image Credit: Amazon)

Barack Obama shares his story from his youth up until his presidency. Obama lays down his own experiences and imparts his knowledge to the readers from political events and activism to when he was elected as the first African American president of the United States.

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    The Midnight Library by Matt Haig

    The midnight library by Matt Haig
    The Midnight Library by Matt Haig. (Image Credit: Virgin Megastore)

    Looking for a story that hits close to home? The Midnight Library is all about the choices that go into a life well lived. Follow the protagonist Nora Seed as she travels beyond the edge of the universe where a library of an infinite number of books awaits her, with each book containing the story of another reality of her life.

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      Things to Watch

      Vikings Valhalla

      Vikings Valhalla
      Vikings Valhalla @ Netflix. (Image Credit: Netflix)

      If you have more than enough time in your hands, then sitting down to binge-watch the sequel to History Channel’s “Vikings” is a great way to spend it. Vikings Valhalla takes on the adventures of famous Vikings as they dare forge new paths across Europe. If you wish to go deeper into the lore, you can watch the first season of Vikings on Netflix too!

      Pieces of Her

      Pieces of Her Netflix
      Pieces of Her @ Netflix. (Image Credit: IMBD)

      Bring some spook in your free time and follow the story of the protagonist as she puts together her mother’s puzzling past after being involved in an attack in their small town. Pieces of Her unravels the mystery, threats, and secrets of a mother in the eyes of her child.

      Things to Listen to

      El Bakht - Wegz

      Bop your head to Egyptian rapper, Wegz’s latest hit “El Bakht”. Sing along and dance to this hip hop hit and add it to your playlist for your next hangout with your friends.

      5Attention - Omah Lay, Justin Bieber

      Nigerian artist Omah Lay collaborates with Justin Bieber in this new pop single “Attention”. We’ve added this to our playlist and can’t stop giving it attention since we’ve heard it.

      Pile your books, grab your popcorn, or hit the dancefloor! All of these are for sure the jazz hands to our week, we hope it brightens yours too!

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      Source: Alif Stores, Virgin Megastore, Qatar National Library, Novo Cinemas, Spotify

      Which of these will you be adding to your own list? Do let us know in the comments section below! Do share this article - it keeps us going!