A Phoenix First Must Burn edited by Patrice Caldwell | Review

I don’t know what it is about this pandemic, but I am really ripping through short story anthologies. Maybe because there’s a feeling of accomplishment when reading one or two short stories per day. A Phoenix First Must Burn edited by Patrice Caldwell is a spectacular anthology that’s essentially a celebration of Black Girl Magic. There […]

5 Young Adult Books To Read Right Now

The thing about being a book blogger is that so much of my reading time tends to be based around review copies. Sure, there’s plenty to choose from and I can just follow my moods. Sometimes though, I like reading a good risk free, obligation free book. The Map From Here To There by Emery Lord […]

I Believe In A Thing Called Love by Maurene Goo | Book Review

I Believe In A Thing Called Love by Maurene Goo hits ALL the right spots for me. Initially, I had this book on my want to read list but had to bump it up when trusted blogger Jamie at The Perpetual Page Turner recommended Goo’s books as great for people who loved To All The Boys […]

The Wedding Date | The Proposal by Jasmine Guillory | Reviews

The Wedding Date by Jasmine Guillory is one of those books that had a cover that immediately caught my attention. I am such a fan of illustrated classic looking covers. It reminds me a little of the cover for The Hating Game and also The Kiss Quotient. Clearly, we are in a golden age of contemporary romance […]

The Bone Witch by Rin Chupeco | Audiobook Review

Why Did I Listen To The Bone Witch by Rin Chupeco? The Bone Witch by Rin Chupeco has comparisons to Leigh Bardugo and Sabaa Tahir, which honestly is all you need to do to get me on board. PLUS, essentially when it comes down to it, the main character is a necromancer and I L […]

Well That Escalated Quickly by Franchesca Ramsey | Book Review

Well, That Escalated Quickly by Franchesca Ramsey IMMEDIATELY appealed to me. Friends, I am like okay at social justice. There is a whole lot that I have to learn, right. So, this book felt like a great opportunity to learn about being a better activist. ALSO, I am one of those people who has retweeted […]