[Open]End of the Year+300 Follower Giveaway!|Enter to Win a Book by an Author of Color!

I reached 300 followers this year! Thank you all so much for your everlasting support. Every like, comment, and view just brightens up my day and really keeps me going. Although 300 may not sound a lot to some people, it’s a heck of a lot to me! I think it’s wild that 300+ people … More [Open]End of the Year+300 Follower Giveaway!|Enter to Win a Book by an Author of Color!

Top 5 Things I Would Change About the Thriller Genre

(1) Get Rid of the “Beautiful Dead Girl” Trope There isn’t much to say about this one. It’s too repetitive and I’m honestly just over it. (2) Get Rid of the Alcoholic Protagonist Literally, every protagonist I’ve read in this genre has a drinking problem (even my favorite thrillers of all time). Believe it or … More Top 5 Things I Would Change About the Thriller Genre

[Review] Dread Nation by Justina Ireland|Reconstruction Era Black Female Zombie Slayers

Dread Nation by Justina Ireland Goodreads Summary: Jane McKeene was born two days before the dead began to walk the battlefields of Gettysburg and Chancellorsville—derailing the War Between the States and changing America forever. In this new nation, safety for all depends on the work of a few, and laws like the Native and Negro … More [Review] Dread Nation by Justina Ireland|Reconstruction Era Black Female Zombie Slayers

[Review] Piecing Me Together by Renée Watson|A Difficult Book to Review but One You Should Read

Piecing Me Together by Renée Watson Goodreads Summary: Jade believes she must get out of her neighborhood if she’s ever going to succeed. Her mother says she has to take every opportunity. She has. She accepted a scholarship to a mostly-white private school and even Saturday morning test prep opportunities. But some opportunities feel more demeaning … More [Review] Piecing Me Together by Renée Watson|A Difficult Book to Review but One You Should Read

Mini Reviews|#TBRJARRAT Wrap Up+Random Books (Queer Girls, Some Nonfiction and a Mediocre Contemporary)

I’ve read a lot of books recently but I don’t have any “strong” feelings towards them so here are some mini-reviews! The first two (yes, only two) books I read for #TBRJARRAT.   Style by Chelsea M. Cameron ★3/5 Stars★ Review: If you like the enemies to lovers and the opposite attracts trope look no … More Mini Reviews|#TBRJARRAT Wrap Up+Random Books (Queer Girls, Some Nonfiction and a Mediocre Contemporary)