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: 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: Girls Burn Brighter by Shobha Rao


I am super behind on my book reviews and right now I am playing catch up. I read Girls Burn Brighter in June and it was part of our diverse summer reading challenge. I won this book in a giveaway and it is an ARC version. Here is my honest review of this book. About [...]

Book Review: Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel


"When you're in danger, you call the police. Hot water pours from faucets. Lift a receiver or press a button on a telephone, and you can speak to anyone. All the information in the world is on the Internet, and the Internet is all around you, drifting through the air like pollen on a summer [...]