Everything I Never Told You by Celeste Ng

11. February 2018 Reviews 0
        “What secrets could a daughter keep from her mother, anyway?”     About the Book “Lydia is dead. But they don’t know this yet.” So begins this exquisite novel about a Chinese American family living in 1970’s small-town Ohio. Lydia is the favorite child of Marilyn and James Lee, and her ...

Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body by Roxane Gay

16. January 2018 Reviews 0
Click Picture to Purchase!   “My body is a cage. My body is a cage of my own making. I am still trying to figure my way out of it. I have been trying to figure a way out of it for more than twenty years.”      In her phenomenally popular essays and long-running ...

Sleeping Beauties By Stephen and Owen King

09. January 2018 Reviews 0
In a future so real and near it might be now, something happens when women go to sleep: they become shrouded in a cocoon-like gauze. If they are awakened, if the gauze wrapping their bodies is disturbed or violated, the women become feral and spectacularly violent. And while they sleep they go to another place, ...

Doctor Who?

30. December 2017 Reviews 0
Doctor Who Click Picture to Purchase! Doctor Who: Myths and Legends by Richard Dinnick Penguin Random House UK BBC Books   For thousands of years, epic stories have been passed down from Time Lord to student, generation to generation. The truth of these tales was lost millennia ago, but the myths and legends themselves are ...

Like Vanessa by Tami Charles

Click Picture to Purchase! In this semi-autobiographical debut novel set in 1983, Vanessa Martin’s real-life reality of living with family in public housing in Newark, New Jersey is a far cry from the glamorous Miss America stage. She struggles with an incarcerated mother she barely remembers, a grandfather dealing with addiction and her own battle ...

Bluebird Bluebird by Attica Locke

08. December 2017 Reviews, Uncategorized 0
  Bluebird Bluebird When it comes to law and order, East Texas plays by its own rules–a fact that Darren Mathews, a black Texas Ranger, knows all too well. Deeply ambivalent about growing up black in the lone star state, he was the first in his family to get as far away from Texas as ...

Dear Martin by Nic Stone

19. October 2017 Uncategorized 0
  Raw, captivating, and undeniably real, Nic Stone joins industry giants Jason Reynolds and Walter Dean Myers as she boldly tackles American race relations in this stunning debut. Justyce McAllister is top of his class and set for the Ivy League—but none of that matters to the police officer who just put him in handcuffs. ...

The Social Butterfly by Beth Bracken

Available February 1, 2018 I received this ebook in exchange for an honest review.   My Review The Social Butterfly is one of the cutest book I have read with my daughter this year so far! This story touched on most of the issues little kindergarten and first graders tend to deal with. They get ...

Once Upon a Dream: A Twisted Tale By Liz Braswell

14. September 2017 Reviews 0
What if the sleeping beauty never woke up? Once Upon a Dreammarks the second book in a new YA line that reimagines classic Disney stories in surprising new ways. It should be simple–a dragon defeated, a slumbering maiden, a prince poised to wake her. But when said prince falls asleep as soon as his lips ...