Tag: BIPOC authors

Assembly

Assembly Author: Natasha Brown Genre: Literary Fiction Publication Date: September 13, 2021 Publisher: Hachette Audio Thank you to libro.fm for providing me with an ALC of this audiobook. I am providing my honest opinion voluntarily. You can support local bookstores and access this book through my referral here. […]

Cazadora

Cazadora Author: Romina Garber Genre: YA Fantasy Publication Date: August 17, 2021 Publisher: Wednesday Books Series: Wolves of No World #2 Thank you to NetGalley for providing me with an ARC of this book. I am offering my honest opinion voluntarily. CONTENT WARNING: violence, mention of torture, blood, […]

Tristan Strong Destroys The World

Tristan Strong Destroys the World Author: Kwame Mbalia Genre: MG Fantasy Publication Date: October 6, 2020 Publisher: Rick Riordan Presents Series: Tristan Strong #2 CONTENT WARNING: violence, trauma, mention of death Tristan Strong has been traumatized. He’s back in Alabama after saving Alke—a world inhabited by African American […]

The Dating Dare

The Dating Dare Author: Jayci Lee Genre: Romance Publication Date: August 3, 2021 Publisher: St. Martin’s Griffin Series: A Sweet Mess #2 Thank you to NetGalley for providing me with an ARC of this book. I am offering my honest opinion voluntarily. CONTENT WARNING: brief mention of abusive […]

Mona At Sea

Mona at Sea Author: Elizabeth Gonzalez James Genre: Literary Fiction Publication Date: July 8, 2021 Publisher: Dreamscape Media Thank you to libro.fm for providing me with an ALC of this book. I am offering my honest opinion voluntarily. CONTENT WARNING: self-harm, alcohol use, drug use, misogyny, profanity, blood, […]

Tristan Strong Punches A Hole In The Sky

Tristan Strong Punches a Hole in the Sky Author: Kwame Mbalia Genre: MG Fantasy Publication Date: October 15, 2019 Publisher: Rick Riordan Presents Series: Tristan Strong #1 CONTENT WARNING: grief, brief mention of slavery Seventh grader Tristan Strong feels anything but strong ever since he failed to save […]

This Poison Heart

This Poison Heart Author: Kalynn Bayron Genre: YA Fantasy Publication Date: June 29, 2021 Publisher: Bloomsbury YA Series: This Poison Heart #1 Thank you to NetGalley for providing me with a copy of this book. I am offering my honest opinion voluntarily. CONTENT WARNING: violence, gore, death Darkness […]

That Thing About Bollywood

That Thing About Bollywood Author: Supriya Kelkar Genre: MG Magical Realism/Contemporary Publication Date: May 18, 2021 Publisher: Simon and Schuster Books for Young Readers Thank you to NetGalley for providing me with a copy of this book. I am giving my honest opinion voluntarily. CONTENT WARNING: mention of […]

Blazewrath Games

Blazewrath Games Author: Amparo Ortiz Genre: YA Fantasy Publication Date: October 6, 2020 Publisher: Page Street Kids Series: Blazewrath Games #1 CONTENT WARNING: racism, gore, violence, murder, abuse, kidnapping Lana Torres has always preferred dragons to people.  In a few weeks, sixteen countries will compete in the Blazewrath […]

We Free The Stars

We Free the Stars Author: Hafsah Faizal Genre: YA Fantasy Publication Date: January 19, 2021 Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux Series: Sands of Arawiya #2 CONTENT WARNING: blood, death of a parent, confinement, torture, gore, violence, murder Darkness surged in his veins.  Power bled from her bones. The […]