TALK BOOKISH (ABOUT YOUR BOOK) TO ME: Featuring Kristina Forest

TALK BOOKISH (ABOUT YOUR BOOK) TO ME: Featuring Kristina Forest

Hi, y'all! I am so excited to be participating in TBR and Beyond's tour for Zyla & Kai by Kristina Forest! If you haven't already seen my review, I absolutely adored this book and highly encourage everyone to pick it up. Zyla & Kai is both a fun and heart-clenching story about falling in and out of love, figuring [...]

ARC REVIEW: The Loophole by Naz Kutub

ARC REVIEW: The Loophole by Naz Kutub

The Loophole by Naz Kutub Releasing on June 21st, 2022 Published by Bloomsbury YA Young Adult Fiction---Contemporary, Fantasy > Magical Realism     Your wish is granted! This YA debut is equal parts broken-hearted love story, epic myth retelling, and a world-journey romp to find home. Sy is a timid seventeen-year-old queer Indian-Muslim boy who [...]

REVIEW: One of the Good Ones by Maika & Maritza Moulite

REVIEW: One of the Good Ones by Maika & Maritza Moulite

One of the Good Ones by Maika & Maritza Moulite Released on January 5th, 2021 Published by Inkyard Press Young Adult Fiction---Contemporary, Mystery     The Hate U Give meets Get Out in this honest and powerful exploration of prejudice in the stunning novel from sister-writer duo Maika and Maritza Moulite, authors of Dear Haiti, Love Alaine. ISN'T BEING [...]

My Tentative June TBR

My Tentative June TBR

Happy Pride Month, y'all! I am notorious for not sticking to my to-be-read lists, but this month, I do actually hope to stick as close to it as possible. I have quite a handful of books that I am excited to read, as well as quite a few events I plan on attending soon. Crossing [...]

Talk Bookish (About Your Book) to Me: Featuring Andrea Mosqueda

Talk Bookish (About Your Book) to Me: Featuring Andrea Mosqueda

Happy, Tuesday! It has officially been ONE week since Just Your Local Bisexual Disaster by Andrea Mosqueda has released into the world. Time passes by so quickly!! To celebrate, I am featuring Andrea on my blog for an exciting guest post: Talk Bookish (About Your Book) to Me. I am so excited to be sharing this with [...]

REVIEW: The Roughest Draft

REVIEW: The Roughest Draft

The Roughest Draft by Emily Wibberley & Austin Siegemund-Broka Released on January 25th, 2022 Published by Berkley Books ADULT FICTION---Romance, Contemporary     They were cowriting literary darlings until they hit a plot hole that turned their lives upside down. Three years ago, Katrina Freeling and Nathan Van Huysen were the brightest literary stars on [...]

ARC REVIEW: Siren Queen

ARC REVIEW: Siren Queen

Siren Queen by Nghi Vo Releasing on May 10th, 2022 Published by Tordotcom Adult Fiction---Historical, Fantasy     From award-winning author Nghi Vo comes a dazzling new novel where immortality is just a casting call away. It was magic. In every world, it was a kind of magic. “No maids, no funny talking, no fainting [...]

REVIEW: Love, Hate & Other Filters

REVIEW: Love, Hate & Other Filters

Love, Hate & Other Filters by Samira Ahmed Released on January 16th, 2018 Published by Soho Teen Young Adult Fiction---Contemporary     A searing #OwnVoices coming-of-age debut in which an Indian-American Muslim teen confronts Islamophobia and a reality she can neither explain nor escape—perfect for fans of Angie Thomas, Jacqueline Woodson, and Adam Silvera. American-born [...]