When We Make It Thank you to YABC and Dial Books for providing me with an ARC of this book in exchange for an honest review. My review of this book was originally posted on the YA Books Central website here. CONTENT WARNING: mention of domestic violence, mental […]
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In honor of National Hispanic Heritage Month, this week I’m highlighting some of my favorite Latinx (or Latine, if you prefer) authors. And there’s so many great ones to choose from, so here’s just a few of my favorites: Who are some of your favorite Latinx/Latine authors?
The Witch in the Well Thank you to NetGalley and Tor Books for providing me with an ARC of this book in exchange for an honest review. CONTENT WARNING: grief, murder, mention of bullying, miscarriage, blood, gore The Witch in the Well is a dark Norwegian thriller from Camilla […]
Bronze Drum: A Novel of Sisters and War Thank you to Grand Central Publishing for providing me with an ARC of this book in exchange for an honest review. CONTENT WARNING: murder, violence, blood Gather around, children of Chu Diên, and be brave. For even to listen to […]
Ruination: A League of Legends Novel Thank you to Orbit Books for providing me with an ARC of this book in exchange for an honest review. CONTENT WARNING: blood, gore, violence, murder Camavor is a brutal land with a bloody legacy. Where the empire’s knights go, slaughter follows. […]
As a reader with limited disposable income, I rely very heavily on ARCs and the library to access books. So when I do have a little bit of money to spend, I want to make sure that it’s on a book that I really love and want to […]
August was a more relaxing month, and I got more reading done. My mom is doing a lot better, and things have calmed down at home, although I used that time to take care of more of my own health issues. Reading is my number one coping skill, […]
Eternal Rider Thank you to Forever for providing me with an ARC of this book in exchange for an honest review. CONTENT WARNING: violence, blood, gore, murder, plagues, drugging, torture, attempted sexual assault She’s his only hope to stop the Apocalypse. His name is Ares, and the fate […]
Akata Witch Author: Nnedi Okorafor Genre: YA Fantasy Publication Date: April 14, 2011 Publisher: Viking Children’s Series: The Nsibidi Scripts #1 CONTENT WARNING: bullying, silence, blood, gore, murder of children Sunny doesn’t seem to fit in anywhere. The reason why will change her life forever. Sunny Nwazue lives […]
Since September is Suicide Prevention Awareness Month, now is the perfect time to highlight books that include good mental health representation. And I’ve read a few that have some really good depictions of characters with various mental health issues depicted on page. Here are some of my favorites: […]