ARC Review: The River of Silver

Genre: Fantasy Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Rep: POC, Gay Ironically, I recently picked up The River of Silver by S.A. Chakraborty for the exact reason the author wrote the book; I was going through personal issues and I needed some familiarity in my life. Like Chakraborty, I was excited to revisit a world I already knew andContinue reading “ARC Review: The River of Silver”

ARC Review: Writing Gatsby

Genre: Nonfiction Rating: ⭐⭐⭐ After reading William Elliott Hazelgrove’s books about the Titanic and Cassie Chadwick, I was so excited to see he was publishing a book about F. Scott Fitzgerald and The Great Gatsby! The book was certainly enjoyable, but didn’t necessarily live up to the other two I’ve read by Hazelgrove. I absolutelyContinue reading “ARC Review: Writing Gatsby”

Book Review: Warrior of the Wild

Genre: YA Fantasy Rating: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ I’m starting to believe that Tricia Levenseller literally cannot disappoint me with her wonderful writing! I finally got around to reading one of her older books, Warrior of the Wild, and once again I’m in love! In Rasmira’s world everyone faces a trial at the age of 18 to proveContinue reading “Book Review: Warrior of the Wild”

Book Review: The Kindred

OMG!!! My heart just about stopped when I saw The Kindred by Alechia Dow on NetGalley. Dow’s debut novel, The Sound of Stars, was absolutely phenomenal, and I knew all her books would be instant buys for me! I have to say, I loved The Kindred just as much as The Sound of Stars! InContinue reading “Book Review: The Kindred”

What’s Your Favorite Book?

Not your top 10 favorites or your favorite book in a specific genre. What is your all-time favorite book? Well, similar to many other bibliophiles, I could not answer this question with only one title… until 2020. I was desperately in search of a book with a bird on the cover for the 2020 PopSugarContinue reading “What’s Your Favorite Book?”

Appreciation Post: Daughter of Smoke & Bone Trilogy

QOTD: What were some of the books that got you into reading? Tell me in the comments! 👇🏻 AOTD: I vividly remember first reading Daughter of Smoke and Bone by Laini Taylor in my high school book club. I absolutely fell in love with the book and the genre of fantasy. Honestly, who better toContinue reading “Appreciation Post: Daughter of Smoke & Bone Trilogy”

Get Ready for the St. Louis Teen Book Festival

Sadly Covid-19 has taken away many of our opportunities to meet our favorite authors in person. While I did not get to meet authors frequently, the few authors I have met in person truly left an impression on me. Thankfully, libraries, authors, and local bookstores have come together to ensure that we still have uniqueContinue reading “Get Ready for the St. Louis Teen Book Festival”

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