{Audiobook} Review: Luster by Raven Leilani

Luster Raven Leilani Narrator: Ariel Blake No one wants what no one wants.And how do we even know what we want? How do we know we’re ready to take it? Edie is stumbling her way through her twenties—sharing a subpar apartment in Bushwick, clocking in and out of her admin job, making a series of… Continue reading {Audiobook} Review: Luster by Raven Leilani

{Audiobook} Review: Elatsoe by Darcie Little Badger

Elatsoe Darcie Little Badger Narrator: Kinsale Hueston Imagine an America very similar to our own. It’s got homework, best friends, and pistachio ice cream. There are some differences. This America been shaped dramatically by the magic, monsters, knowledge, and legends of its peoples, those Indigenous and those not. Some of these forces are charmingly everyday,… Continue reading {Audiobook} Review: Elatsoe by Darcie Little Badger

{ARC} Review: Black Sun by Rebecca Roanhorse

Black Sun Between Earth and Sky #1 Rebecca Roanhorse From the New York Times bestselling author of Star Wars: Resistance Reborn comes the first book in the Between Earth and Sky trilogy, inspired by the civilizations of the Pre-Columbian Americas and woven into a tale of celestial prophecies, political intrigue, and forbidden magic. A god will returnWhen the earth and sky… Continue reading {ARC} Review: Black Sun by Rebecca Roanhorse

My Favorite Books over the Years.

It's the end of a decade! And... I didn't know how I'd formulate this post. Because this year... wasn't my best year when it came to reading... or life in general (but we won’t go there). Not only did I have to cut my Goodreads challenge in half, but this was just the year of… Continue reading My Favorite Books over the Years.

Santa, Might I Recommend… Books to put under my Christmas tree?

{to the people who like my post even when they're unfinished and accidentally upload? ya'll are the real MVPs}. Dear Santa, I deserve happiness, alright? And considering what 2020 has done to all of us, the least you can do is give me what I want. That being said, my address is... I'm joking (kind… Continue reading Santa, Might I Recommend… Books to put under my Christmas tree?

Disappointing Books of 2o2o

I initially wasn't going to make this post. Honestly, this year was kind of meh, full of books I didn't have any strong feelings bout either way. (afterwards, I went on Goodreads to do my research and realized I'd have enough books to make this post... happen). But, then the thing happened on Twitter and… Continue reading Disappointing Books of 2o2o

Bookish Traditions

I was setting up the Christmas tree with my mother and my sister (why they decided on pink and silver is BEYOND me} when a thought came into my mind...We all have our Christmas traditions, right? It gets you in the holiday spirit— hell, even someone like me, the most Grinch/ Scrooge you'll ever meet,… Continue reading Bookish Traditions

Black Romances Got Me through Quarantine

If ya'll didn't know, I have been struggling with my Goodreads goal. Pretty damn hard. As of writing this post, I am two books away from completing it (!!!), but hopefully by the time this post publishes, I'll have completed it. *Spoiler: I have not. I have discovered so many romance books through Kindle Unlimited… Continue reading Black Romances Got Me through Quarantine

Books I Wish I Could Read for the First Time

Top Ten Tuesday was created by  The Broke and the Bookish in June of 2010 and was moved to That Artsy Reader Girl in January of 2018. It's been a while since I compiled a list of ten books on a specific topic, but here I am. Returning to my roots. Now, you may be… Continue reading Books I Wish I Could Read for the First Time

Review: Graves for Drifters and Thieves by Sophia Minetos

Graves for Drifters and Thieves Drifters' Saga #1 Sophia Minetos The Hespyrian West is a place for legends and lawless men. Here, Jae Oldridge works as a bounty hunter, getting by with her wits, her magic map, and not much else. At seventeen, she hunts not for money or glory, but to find her missing… Continue reading Review: Graves for Drifters and Thieves by Sophia Minetos