Book Review · Bookish · Fantasy · Sci-Fi · YA

Book Review: Torn Sky ( Rebel Wing #3) by Tracy Banghart

Title: Torn Sky Author: Tracy Banghart Publisher : Alloy Entertainment  Publication Date: August 4th 2015 Format: ebook Genre: Dystopia, Retelling, YA, Romance My Rating: 4.5/5 stars Links: GoodReads  Amazon   ​Blurb: The end is near . . .  When Aris Haan brought down Safara’s biggest war criminal, she’d thought it was a turning point in the…… Continue reading Book Review: Torn Sky ( Rebel Wing #3) by Tracy Banghart

Book Review · Bookish · Fantasy · Sci-Fi · YA

Book Review: Storm Fall (Rebel Wing #2) by Tracy Banghart

Title: Storm Fall ( Rebel Wing #2) Author: Tracy Banghart Publisher: Alloy Entertainment Publication Date: December 16th, 2014 Genre: YA, Sci-Fi, Fantasy, Romance Format: e ARC My Rating: 5/5 stars      Blurb: In the action-packed sequel to Rebel Wing, Aris battles for life and love . . . and not everyone will survive.  Aris…… Continue reading Book Review: Storm Fall (Rebel Wing #2) by Tracy Banghart

Bookish · Diversity · Own Voices · Top5... · WOC

Top5…#4: Shaila Patel’s Top5 reasons for writing #OwnVoices

My Top 5 Reasons for Writing an #Ownvoices Novel #Ownvoices has become a hot hashtag this past year. It applies to any novel with diverse or marginalized characters written by authors from that same marginalized group. It was created to help identify authentic diverse books within a publishing world where #ownvoices stories were often overlooked.…… Continue reading Top5…#4: Shaila Patel’s Top5 reasons for writing #OwnVoices

Book Review · Bookish · Retellings · Sci-Fi · YA

Book Review: Rebel Wing (#1) by Tracy Banghart

Title: Rebel Wing ( Rebel Wing #1) Author: Tracy Banghart Publisher: Alloy entertainment  Publication Date: July 29th, 2014 Genre: YA, War, Dystopia, Sci-Fi, Romance Format: eARC My Rating: 5/5    Blurb: The Dominion of Atalanta is at war. But for eighteen-year-old Aris, the fighting is nothing more than a distant nightmare, something she watches on…… Continue reading Book Review: Rebel Wing (#1) by Tracy Banghart

Book Review · Bookish · Contemporary · YA

Book Review: Goodbye Days by Jeff Zentner

Title: Goodbye Days Author: Jeff Zentner Publisher: Penguin Random House Publication Date: April 6th, 2017 Genre: YA, Contemporary, Realistic Fiction Format: Review e-copy My Rating: 4.5/5 stars   Blurb: Can a text message destroy your life? Carver Briggs never thought a simple text would cause a fatal crash, killing his three best friends, Mars, Eli,…… Continue reading Book Review: Goodbye Days by Jeff Zentner

Adventure · Book Review · Bookish · Graphic Novel · Middle Grade

Graphic Novel Review: Lint Boy by Aileen Leijten

Title: Lint Boy Author: Aileen Leijten Publisher: Clarion Books Publication Date: June 27th 2017 Genre: Middle Grade, graphic Novel, Adventure Format: Review e-copy My Rating: 4/5 stars     Blurb: Lint Boy and Lint Bear live in their cozy dryer home, carefree and happy—until the day Lint Bear is snatched away by a cruel woman…… Continue reading Graphic Novel Review: Lint Boy by Aileen Leijten

Asexuality · Bookish · Diversity · LGBTQIA · Why I Write???

WHY I WRITE??? #5 ft Claudie Arseneault

Why I write. When I first read the question, my mind drew a blank. Why do I write? And how does it tie to my identities? It’s not so much to see myself reflected in fiction. As an abled-bodied cis white girl, I’ve been fairly blessed on that account. Characters might never be quite like…… Continue reading WHY I WRITE??? #5 ft Claudie Arseneault