2017 Book Reviews · 3 stars · Book Review · Diverse Reads · Own Voices · YA fantasy

JUST STREAM IT ON SPOTIFY

Try as I might to love Wintersong, my expectations were just too high and the book fell flat. While the writing is gorgeous and mesmerizing it wasn’t enough to keep me interested for the 448 pgs. For those who don’t know S. Jae-Jones’s Wintersong is a Labyrinth inspired retelling. You know the movie from the… Continue reading JUST STREAM IT ON SPOTIFY

2017 Book Reviews · 3.5 stars · Book Review · Diverse Reads · Own Voices

AIN’T NO SUNSHINE IN THIS BITCH

Don’t let the bright and cheery cover fool you. There is nothing happy or joyful about Here Comes the Sun. Nope, this book is dark and quite depressing at time. Yet it’s still a damn good read. Here Comes the Sun by Nicole Dennis-Benn is about a poor struggling Jamaican family trying to make ends… Continue reading AIN’T NO SUNSHINE IN THIS BITCH

Diverse Reads · Must Read · Own Voices

SNATCHED AND GATHERED #2

Hello all and welcome back to another episode of Snatched and Gathered. A bi-weekly (whenever I feel like it) event about books that have snatched my edges and gathered my soul. Today I bring you three fantastic books that you need to quickly put on your tbr list. Without further ado in no specific order… Continue reading SNATCHED AND GATHERED #2