{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

{Blog Tour} Review: Act Your Age, Eve Brown by Talia Hibbert

Act You Age, Eve Brown The Brown Sisters #3 Talia Hibbert Publisher: Avon Published: March 9th 2021 Format: E-ARC Goodreads Amazon B&N BookShop Goodreads Synopsis In Act Your Age, Eve Brown the flightiest Brown sister crashes into the life of an uptight B&B owner and has him falling hard—literally. Eve Brown is a certified hot… Continue reading {Blog Tour} Review: Act Your Age, Eve Brown by Talia Hibbert

{Blog Tour} Review: Wings of Ebony by J. Elle

Wings of Ebony Wings of Ebony #1 J. Elle Publisher: Simon & Schuster Publication Date: January 26, 2021 Format: Finished Copy Goodreads Amazon B&N Indigo Goodreads Synopsis “Make a way out of no way” is just the way of life for Rue. But when her mother is shot dead on her doorstep, life for her… Continue reading {Blog Tour} Review: Wings of Ebony by J. Elle

{Blog Tour} Review: The Gilded Ones by Namina Forna + 15 Thoughts

The Gilded Ones Deathless #1 Namina Forna Publisher: Penguin Random House Publication Date: February 9, 2021 Format: E-ARC Goodreads Amazon B&N BookShop Goodreads Synopsis Sixteen-year-old Deka lives in fear and anticipation of the blood ceremony that will determine whether she will become a member of her village. Already different from everyone else because of her… Continue reading {Blog Tour} Review: The Gilded Ones by Namina Forna + 15 Thoughts

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

{ARC Review} Lakewood by Megan Giddings

Lakewood Megan Giddings When Lena Johnson’s beloved grandmother dies, and the full extent of the family debt is revealed, the black millennial drops out of college to support her family and takes a job in the mysterious and remote town of Lakewood, Michigan. On paper, her new job is too good to be true. High… Continue reading {ARC Review} Lakewood by Megan Giddings

{Blog Tour} Review: Legendborn by Tracy Deonn

Legendborn Legendborn #1 Tracy Deonn Publisher: Margaret K. McElderry Books Publication Date: September 15th 2020 Format: Physical ARC Goodreads Amazon Book Depository BN Kobo Goodreads Synopsis Filled with mystery and an intriguingly rich magic system, Tracy Deonn’s YA contemporary fantasy Legendborn offers the dark allure of City of Bones with a modern-day twist on a… Continue reading {Blog Tour} Review: Legendborn by Tracy Deonn

{Blog Tour} Review: Now That I’ve Found You + 15 Thoughts

Now That I've Found You Kristina Forest Publisher: Roaring Brook Press Publication Date: August 25th 2020 Format: Physical ARC Goodreads Amazon BN Books-A-Million Powells Goodreads Synopsis A YA novel about searching for answers, love, and your eccentric grandma in all the wrong places. Following in the footsteps of her überfamous grandma, eighteen-year-old Evie Jones is… Continue reading {Blog Tour} Review: Now That I’ve Found You + 15 Thoughts

{ARC} Review: The Sound of Stars by Alechia Dow

The Sound of Stars Alechia Dow Can a girl who risks her life for books and an alien who loves forbidden pop music work together to save humanity? Two years ago, a misunderstanding between the leaders of Earth and the invading Ilori resulted in the deaths of one-third of the world’s population. Seventeen-year-old Janelle “Ellie”… Continue reading {ARC} Review: The Sound of Stars by Alechia Dow

{ARC Review}: Take a Hint, Dani Brown by Talia Hibbert

Take a Hint, Dani Brown The Brown Sisters #2 Talia Hibbert Danika Brown knows what she wants: professional success, academic renown, and an occasional roll in the hay to relieve all that career-driven tension. But romance? Been there, done that, burned the T-shirt. Romantic partners, whatever their gender, are a distraction at best and a… Continue reading {ARC Review}: Take a Hint, Dani Brown by Talia Hibbert