Review: The Poet X

Review: The Poet X

“Burn it! Burn it. This is where the poems are,” I say, thumping a fist against my chest. “Will you burn me? Will you burn me, too?” Rating: 4.5/5 stars Format: Audiobook Synopsis A young girl in Harlem discovers slam poetry as a way to understand her mother’s religion and her own relationship to the [...]

Review: Ugly Love

Review: Ugly Love

“God gives us the ugliness so we don’t take the beautiful things in life for granted.” Rating: 4/5 stars Format: Physical copy Synopsis When Tate Collins meets airline pilot Miles Archer, she knows it isn’t love at first sight. They wouldn’t even go so far as to consider themselves friends. The only thing Tate and [...]

ARC Review: Once & Future

ARC Review: Once & Future

"That’s what resistance looks like, Merlin. It’s not one glorious, shining victory. It’s a torch that you keep burning, no matter what.” Rating: 4/5 stars Format: Physical copy Release Date: March 26, 2019 Thank you to Hachette Book Group  for sending me a review copy! Synopsis I’ve been chased my whole life. As a fugitive refugee in [...]

Mini Review: Shadow Me (Shatter Me #4.5)

Mini Review: Shadow Me (Shatter Me #4.5)

"I want their joy. But it still hurts a little when it feels like, everywhere I look, everyone seems to have someone. Everyone but me." Rating: 2.5/5 stars Format: eBook Synopsis Fan favorite character Kenji Kishimoto narrates this gripping companion novella to Tahereh Mafi’s New York Times bestselling Shatter Me series, set during the explosive events [...]