October Wrap-up & Review


I had a pretty good reading month in October with a total of 8 books read. I did deviate away from my tbr, but most of my reads were satisfactory so I have no regrets. Here is some of what I read and my thoughts. Just Mercy by Bryan StevensonIt's hard for me to review [...]

Book Review: Bird Box by Josh Malerman


Once I began to see signs of fall I was ready to jump into some scary reading! I kicked off my fall reading with Bird Box. When I learned that this book is going to be adapted to a Netflix movie, I had to check it out. Read more to see what I thought about [...]

Book Review: There There by Tommy Orange


I always try to read books from voices of diversity and I had been looking forward to checking out There There by Native American writer Tommy Orange. This is his debut novel and is now a National Best Seller. Not bad for his first time around. FYI: September was a blah reading month for me. I [...]

Book Review: Americanah By Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie


Boy oh boy! I am so behind on book reviews and haven't reviewed anything I've read in July. I am not one to dwell on the past, so I am back with a book review for one of my August reads. About the BookAuthor: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Published: May 2013 Pages: 477 Other works: We [...]

Book Review: My Name is Leon by Kit De Waal


I picked this book up cheap at half price books. Ironically, another bookstagramer did a mini review on it a few days later. This prompted me to add it to my June reading list, so here is my honest review. About the Book Author: Kit De Waal Published: July 2016 by Simon & Schuster Pages: [...]