Book Review: Pride by Ibi Zoboi

Pride Author: Ibi Zoboi Release Date: September 18, 2018 Genre: YA Contemporary Rating: 3.5 Stars Goodreads Synopsis: Pride and Prejudice gets remixed in this smart, funny, gorgeous retelling of the classic, starring all characters of color, from Ibi Zoboi, National Book Award finalist and author of American Street. Zuri Benitez has pride. Brooklyn pride, family pride, …

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Top Ten Tuesday: Authors I Want to Say Thank You To

Happy Thanksgiving week, book people! If you don’t celebrate Thanksgiving, HAPPY WEEK IN GENERAL! It's time for stuffing, mashed potatoes, and gravy. Oh, and being thankful! The theme for this week's Top Ten Tuesday, hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl, is a freebie so I went with Top Ten Authors I Want to Say Thank You …

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Book Review: Descendents of War: Magic’s Demise

Descendents of War: Magic’s Demise Author: Ruby Fitzgerald Release Date: June 26, 2018 Genre: Fantasy Rating: 2.5 stars Goodreads Synopsis: 'Magic's Demise' is the first in the 'Descendants of War' series. The novel is a fantasy that embodies depression.  Thousands of years ago, the Ancients bestowed the Nine Energies of Magic to certain humans known …

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Top Ten Tuesday: Bookish Items/Merch

Hello my bookish peoples! It’s Tuesday again, because I guess that’s how time works, which means another installment of Top Ten Tuesday. This week’s theme, perfectly timed for the holiday shopping season, is Bookish Items/Merchandise I’d Like to Own! I’m going to try and not list only bookish candles. Bookish candles inspired by Wax and …

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