Tag: BIPOC authors

Beasts Of Prey

Beasts of Prey Author: Ayana Gray Genre: YA Fantasy Publication Date: September 28, 2021 Publisher: G.P. Putnam’s Sons Books for Young Readers Series: Beasts of Prey #1 CONTENT WARNING: death, blood, violence Lkossa was once a city of magic and splendor. Now, a hundred years after the Rupture […]

Black Cake

Black Cake Author: Charmaine Wilkerson Genre: Historical Fiction Publication Date: February 1, 2022 Publisher: Ballantine Books I received a copy of this book from NetGalley and Ballantine Books in exchange for an honest review. CONTENT WARNING: death of a parent, biphobia, bullying, murder, prejudice, death, grief, suicide attempt, […]

Beautiful Country

Beautiful Country Author: Qian Julie Wang Genre: Memoir Publication Date: September 7, 2021 Publisher: Random House Audio CONTENT WARNING: murder, persecution, bullying, trauma, racism, mention of animal abuse, mention of abortion An incandescent memoir from an astonishing new talent, Beautiful Country puts listeners in the shoes of an undocumented child […]

Olga Dies Dreaming

Olga Dies Dreaming Author: Xóchitl González Genre: General Fiction Publication Date: January 4, 2022 Publisher: Macmillan Audio Thank you to libro.fm for providing me with an ALC of this book. I am offering my honest opinion voluntarily. CONTENT WARNING: death, suicide, infidelity, parental abandonment, death of a parent, […]

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 […]