2022 Upcoming Debuts I’m Desperate For

2022 Upcoming Debuts I’m Desperate For

2022, I have a feeling, will be the year of the unexpected. As the world is continuing to build a path out of the Covid19-well it had fallen into, I get the slightest inkling we all are going to be gifted some new masterpieces to the bookshelves. My poor wallet is already croaking. I have [...]

ARC REVIEW: Deep in Providence

ARC REVIEW: Deep in Providence

Deep in Providence by Riss M. Neilson Published by Henry Holt Releasing on May 31st, 2022 YOUNG ADULT FICTION---Fantasy > Magical Realism       For best friends Miliani, Inez, Natalie and Jasmine, Providence, Rhode Island has a magic of its own. From the bodegas and late-night food trucks on Broad Street to The Hill [...]

BLOG TOUR: The Bones of Ruin

BLOG TOUR: The Bones of Ruin

The Bones of Ruin by Sarah Raughley Published by Simon Pulse Releasing on September 7th, 2021 YOUNG ADULT FICTION---Historical, Fantasy     As an African tightrope dancer in Victorian London, Iris is used to being strange. She is certainly a strange sight for leering British audiences always eager for the spectacle of colonial curiosity. But Iris [...]

Books I’d Recommend Based Off of Hanyu Yuzuru’s Costumes

Books I’d Recommend Based Off of Hanyu Yuzuru’s Costumes

Hi, y'all! I've been dreaming of making a post like this for so long, and I've finally gotten the motivation to put it together. As a novice figure skater, my biggest inspiration is Hanyu Yuzuru, Japan's two-time Olympic Gold Medalist in the Single Men's Division. He is a shining beacon for figure skaters and figure [...]

REVIEW: The Mirror Season

REVIEW: The Mirror Season

The Mirror Season by Anna-Marie McLemore Published by Feiwel & Friends Released on March 16th, 2021 YOUNG ADULT FICTION—Fantasy > Magical Realism, Contemporary, Retellings > The Snow Queen      Representation: Pansexual, Lesbian, Queer, mlm relationship(s), flf relationship(s), Mexican, Latinx, Gay Trigger/Content Warning(s): Ableism, Blood, Body Shaming, Bullying, Drugging, Emesis, Panphobia, PTSD, Racism, Sexual assault (on-page/major theme), [...]