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Mid-Week Mini Review: You’re Welcome, Universe by Whitney Gardner

Happy Wednesday, bloggers! I haven’t done a Mid-Week Mini Review in a minute, but a while ago I promised I would talk about this book and only now found time to write about it. I really enjoyed this book despite some grievances with the main character. If you’re doing #DiversityBingo2017, this book works for 3… Continue reading Mid-Week Mini Review: You’re Welcome, Universe by Whitney Gardner

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Nice Girls Endure by Chris Struyk-Bonn

Hey pals, it’s been a while. I didn’t think that I could write this review (it took me a good 3 hours to put together) but I’m glad I did, and that it felt right to do it. I’m still a little hesitant to say something like, “I’m back, here to blog again!” because these… Continue reading Nice Girls Endure by Chris Struyk-Bonn

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Piecing Me Together by Renée Watson (ARC)

Happy Sunday, bloggers! I’ve been MIA for a couple days while getting accustomed to a new medication, but today I feel very good and I can’t wait to talk about this book. Because it’s Sunday, I’m also going to dub this my Standalone Sunday post, but this is an ARC review first and foremost. I received a copy… Continue reading Piecing Me Together by Renée Watson (ARC)

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Dreadnought (Nemesis, #1) by April Daniels (ARC)

I received an advanced copy of this book from NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. This does not change how I feel about this book. Title: Dreadnought (Nemesis, #1) by April Daniels Release date: January 24th, 2017 Genre: Young Adult – Urban Fantasy, Superheroes Verdict: ☆☆☆☆ — TW for transphobia/queerphobia, outing without consent, f-slur, t-slur, mention of r*pe — Danny Tozer has… Continue reading Dreadnought (Nemesis, #1) by April Daniels (ARC)

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Juliet Takes a Breath by Gabby Rivera

Before I get started, I want y’all to know that this book spoke to my soul and demanded it stand up and listen. I can’t think of a book that hit me harder than this one in a more memorable and genuine way. I also typed up about a thousand words for my first draft… Continue reading Juliet Takes a Breath by Gabby Rivera

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Outrun the Moon by Stacey Lee

Title: Outrun the Moon by Stacey Lee Release date: May 24th, 2016 Genre: Young Adult – Historical Fiction Verdict: ☆☆☆☆ San Francisco, 1906: Fifteen-year-old Mercy Wong is determined to break from the poverty in Chinatown, and an education at St. Clare’s School for Girls is her best hope. Although St. Clare’s is off-limits to all but the wealthiest white… Continue reading Outrun the Moon by Stacey Lee