Top Ten Tuesday | Characters That Remind Me of Myself

I’ve read many books over the years and there haven’t been many books that I’ve felt reflected in or any in which I felt that the characters reminded me of myself. So because of that, this is going to be a very short list. I’m goofy, sarcastic, loyal, and inquisitive. Those are just my good … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday | Characters That Remind Me of Myself

Teaching My Mother How to Give Birth by Warsan Shire

Synopsis What elevates 'teaching my mother how to give birth', what gives the poems their disturbing brilliance, is Warsan Shire's ability to give simple, beautiful eloquence to the veiled world where sensuality lives in the dominant narrative of Islam; reclaiming the more nuanced truths of earlier times - as in Tayeb Salih's work - and … Continue reading Teaching My Mother How to Give Birth by Warsan Shire

Top Ten Tuesday | Things That Make Me Pick Up a Book

This was honestly such a hard list to compile. I just kept asking myself "what do I even like?". So anyway, here is what I came up with, I also added books on my TBR that fall into each category, click the covers to take you to Goodreads if you want more information. I hope … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday | Things That Make Me Pick Up a Book

Deja Vu by Sosie Frost

Synopsis They say the future is uncertain... But what happens if I have no past?  I don’t remember giving birth. I don’t remember my name, my family, or where I come from. I don’t remember…anything.  The only clue to my past rests in a bundle of blankets swaddled in my arms—a newborn baby girl.  With no leads and … Continue reading Deja Vu by Sosie Frost

Helium by Rudy Francisco

Synopsis Helium is the debut poetry collection by internet phenom Rudy Francisco, whose work has defined poetry for a generation of new readers. Rudy's poems and quotes have been viewed and shared millions of times as he has traveled the country and the world performing for sell-out crowds. Helium is filled with work that is … Continue reading Helium by Rudy Francisco

Top Ten Tuesday | Places Mentioned In Books That I’d Like to Visit

Hey guys! Today I will be sharing my top ten places mentioned in books that I would love to visit. Honestly, this topic gave me such wanderlust it's crazy. Hope you enjoy! Venice, Italy Lily Dale, New York New Orleans, Lousiana Seattle, Washington Paris. France India Sleepy Hollow Ireland Athens, Greece Japan

Review| Moon Called by Patricia Briggs

Synopsis Mercedes Thompson, aka Mercy, is a talented Volkswagen mechanic living in the Tri-Cities area of Washington. She also happens to be a walker, a magical being with the power to shift into a coyote at will. Mercy's next-door neighbor is a werewolf. Her former boss is a gremlin. And she's fixing a bus for … Continue reading Review| Moon Called by Patricia Briggs

Top Ten Tuesday| Books I LOVED with Fewer than 2,000 Ratings on Goodreads

Hey guys! Today I will be sharing the book that I loved that have less than 2,000 ratings on Goodreads. Actually, the books on this list have less than 800 ratings. If I'm being completely honest I don't really pay attention to ratings. For me the books everybody loves I tend to not like and … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday| Books I LOVED with Fewer than 2,000 Ratings on Goodreads

Homecoming by Patricia Briggs

Synopsis Mercy Thompson is a walker, a magical being with the power to transform into a coyote. She lives on the fine line dividing the everyday world from a darker dimension, observing the supernatural community while standing apart. When Mercy travels to the Tri-Cities of Washington for a job interview, she quickly finds herself smack-dab … Continue reading Homecoming by Patricia Briggs