#April19Review3

Today's review is for A List of Cages by Robin Roe.  This review along with the original can also be found on Goodreads. Reread: 4/7/19-4/11/19: CW/TW: Abuse I've been wanting to reread this book for a while, and I love it just as much now as the first time I read it. A List of Cages is heartbreaking, … Continue reading #April19Review3

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#April19GoalUpdate

I thought it would be a good idea to update my followers on how I’m doing with my goals and challenges, and in a way, I feel like doing this holds me accountable.  You can find my 2019 Goals post here, it also includes links to the challenges that I will be doing. Reading goals: 32 … Continue reading #April19GoalUpdate

#April19Review2

Today's review is for On The Come Up by Angie Thomas.  You can also find this review on Goodreads. CW/TW: Gang violence, racial profiling, death, drugs Angie Thomas has done it again! This book was amazing, and I love that it was set in Garden Heights, it felt familiar but the story is so different. I loved … Continue reading #April19Review2

#April19Review1

Today's review is for The Astonishing Color of After by Emily X.R. Pan.  This review can also be found on Goodreads. CW/TW: Depression, Suicide *Disclaimer: Seek out own voices reviews for cultural representation. This book was heartbreaking and beautiful. The writing was so lyrical. I loved the flashback and memory scenes. I loved the relationship … Continue reading #April19Review1

#April19CalendarGirls

Calendar Girls is a monthly blog event created by Melanie at MNBernard Books, and Flavia at Flavia the Bibliophile, and will now be hosted by Katie at Never Not Reading, and Adrienne at Darque Dreamer Reads. It is designed to ignite bookish discussions among readers and was inspired by the 1961 Neil Sedaka song, Calendar Girl. (Information from Katie at Never Not Reading) Each month … Continue reading #April19CalendarGirls

#ContemporAprilTBR

Kathy from Books and Munches hosts monthly challenges on her blog.  For the month of April, the name of the challenge is ContemporApril.  The goal is to read contemporary books. From Kathy’s blog: Rules ◊ Post a blog post/comment/Tweet/ whatever saying you’ll be joining me in reading as contemporary novels as you can or own! ◊ Share your … Continue reading #ContemporAprilTBR

#March19Review4

Today's review is for Enchantée by Gita Trelease, you can also find this review on Goodreads. This book was everything I wanted. I've made it no secret that I love historical fiction, but add in magic it's a game changer. I felt that the setting was extremely immersive and descriptive but the descriptions showed and didn't really tell. … Continue reading #March19Review4