33 Summer Reads of 2020

Whether you’re an avid reader or only buy books once a year from the airport bookstand on your way out to a summer vacay (or anything in between), chances are, you might be looking for a beachy, summery read to get pulled into during that coveted downtime this season. Lucky for you, I’ve done a… Read More

#blacklivesmatter Weekend Readathon

It’s Saturday morning, and last night, I decided to devote my weekend to listening to audiobooks written by black authors. ALL WEEKEND LONG, and maybe next weekend, too. Audiobooks because I can read them faster than reading physical copies, and the more the merrier! I believe change is needed in this country, and I stand… Read More

Mini #Contemporaryathon Wrap-Up

This past weekend I jumped on the bandwagon last-minute and read to my little heart’s content for the better part of 4 days. It was awesome. The Mini Contemporaryathon was hosted by 3 booktubers: Chelsea from Chelsea Dolling Reads Natasha from My Reading is Odd Julie from Pages and Pens The Challenges: read a book… Read More

#BookReview: Oona Out of Order

Oona Out of Order by Margarita Montimore Genre: Women’s FictionPublisher:  Flatiron Books (Macmillan)Book Release Date: February 25, 2020My Review: ★★★★★ Publisher’s Description A remarkably inventive novel that explores what it means to live a life fully in the moment, even if those moments are out of order. It’s New Year’s Eve 1982, and Oona Lockhart has her whole life… Read More

#BookReview: The Girl With the Louding Voice

The Girl With the Louding Voice by Abi Daré Genre: Women’s FictionPublisher:  Dutton (Penguin Group)Book Release Date: February 4, 2020My Review: ★★★★★ Publisher’s Decription: My Review: What an amazing, heartbreaking, and inspirational read! The voice of this narrative was so vivid. It’s written in a way that you can actually hear the African accent in your mind, which makes… Read More

Amazon “Book” Wishlists: Let’s Pay It Forward!

Hey everyone! Let’s share a little hope, spread a little cheer, put some love into the world. Have a wishlist on Amazon dedicated just to books? Gift the last person in the comments a book on their wishlist, and then share your own wishlist to have one of your books gifted to you. You’ll make… Read More