Book Tour || Heartbreak Symphony by Laekan Zea Kemp|| Favorite Quotes

Genre: Young Adult Contemporary RomancePublishing Date: April 5, 2022 Goodreads: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/58064774-heartbreak-symphony Amazon: https://www.amazon.ca/gp/product/B09BN37NV9/ref=x_gr_w_bb_sin?ie=UTF8&tag=x_gr_w_bb_sin_ca-20&linkCode=as2&camp=15121&creative=330641 Barnes & Noble: https://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/heartbreak-symphony-laekan-zea-kemp/1139954927?ean=9780316460385 Book Depository: https://www.bookdepository.com/Heartbreak-Symphony-Laekan-Z-Kemp/9780316460385?ref=grid-view&qid=1643563242174&sr=1-3 Indigo: https://www.chapters.indigo.ca/en-ca/books/heartbreak-symphony/9780316460385-item.html?ikwid=heartbreak+symphony&ikwsec=Home&ikwidx=0#algoliaQueryId=c4dd022f07478ef91e8ce0292d289d10 IndieBound: https://www.indiebound.org/book/9780316460385 Favorite Quotes Synopsis Clap When You Land meets On the Come Up in this heart-gripping story about navigating first love and overcoming grief through the power of music. Aarón Medrano hasContinue reading “Book Tour || Heartbreak Symphony by Laekan Zea Kemp|| Favorite Quotes”

Book Tour || Scout is Not a Band Kid by Jade Armstrong || Review

Genre: Middle Grade Contemporary Graphic NovelPublishing Date: April 5, 2022 Goodreads | Amazon | Barnes & Noble | Book Depository | Indigo | IndieBound Book Review This was a fun quick and easy to read graphic novel and my favorite thing about it from jump was the wholesome queer rep. When each character is introduced,Continue reading “Book Tour || Scout is Not a Band Kid by Jade Armstrong || Review”

Book Tour || Pink, Blue, and You!: Questions for Kids about Gender Stereotypes by Elise Gravel [Picture Book] || Review

Genre: Children’s Picture BookPublishing date: March 8th, 2022 Goodreads | Amazon | Barnes & Noble | Book Depository | Indigo | IndieBound Book Review One of my favorite kinds of books to exist are nonfiction children’s picture books that teach young readers about subverting gender norms. This book, aptly titled Pink, Blue and You, isContinue reading “Book Tour || Pink, Blue, and You!: Questions for Kids about Gender Stereotypes by Elise Gravel [Picture Book] || Review”

Book Review || Anne of West Philly

Book Info Anne of West Philly: A Modern Graphic Retelling of Anne of Green Gables by Ivy Noelle WeirGenre: Middle Grade Graphic NovelPublishing Date: March 1, 2022 Book Review This was a fun and easy-to-read MG graphic novel. I read this in one sitting and I loved it so much. From the art style toContinue reading “Book Review || Anne of West Philly”

Coming Back by Jessi Zabarsky || Book Review x 5 Reasons to Read

Buy The Book: Goodreads || Amazon || Barnes & Noble || Book Depository || Indigo || IndieBound Book Review Coming Back is a full-color graphic novel that focuses on Preet and Valissa, two young women living in a very magical society. It’s a society with almost no men, and very amazing mythology.  The world buildingContinue reading “Coming Back by Jessi Zabarsky || Book Review x 5 Reasons to Read”

Mid Year Reading Wrap-Up

Hi guys, long time no blog post! 🥲 How are you all doing?! It’s the first day of the second half of the calendar year! Whoop! I’ve not been blogging a lot this year because there’s been little to no free time to allot to blogging but I’ll try to do better. In terms ofContinue reading “Mid Year Reading Wrap-Up”

Audiobook Review || Shrill – Notes From A Loud Woman by Lindy West

Title- Shrill: Notes from a Loud Woman Author- Lindy West Narrator- Lindy West   Rating- ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐  Buy Book I really enjoyed this one. My third Lindy West book and I can’t seem to get enough of this amazing woman. SO much was contained within this short audiobook at just around 6 hours.Continue reading “Audiobook Review || Shrill – Notes From A Loud Woman by Lindy West”

Book Review || Can We Talk About Consent? by Justin Hancock

Can We Talk About Consent?A book about freedom, choices, and agreement by Justin Hancock Buy Book Many thanks to Netgalley and Quarto Publishing Group – Frances Lincoln Children’s Books, for my DRC of this book in exchange for my impartial review. I loved this book a lot and it is a definite must have andContinue reading “Book Review || Can We Talk About Consent? by Justin Hancock”

Book Review || 5-Minute Really True Stories for Bedtime by Britannica Books

5-Minute Really True Stories for Bedtime – 30 Amazing Stories: Featuring frozen frogs, King Tut’s beds, the world’s biggest sleepover, the phases of the moon, and more by Britannica Books Buy Book Many thanks to Netgalley and Britannica Books for my DRC in exchange for my impartial review. This in no way influenced my review,Continue reading “Book Review || 5-Minute Really True Stories for Bedtime by Britannica Books”

The Joys of Motherhood by Buchi Emecheta || Book Review

Title: The Joys of Motherhood  Author: Buchi Emecheta  Rating: ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐  🤱🏾 Buy Book This was a reread for me, after first reading this book in my early teenage years. I have always had a special place in my heart for this book, because it had such a huge impact on me asContinue reading “The Joys of Motherhood by Buchi Emecheta || Book Review”

Furia by Yamile Saied Mendez || Audiobook Review

Title: Furia Author: Yamile Saied Méndez Narrator: Sol Madariaga Rating: ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐  Buy Book ⚽  Oh my sweet, lovely, fierce, determined, ambitious Camila. I’m so proud of and in love with Camila’s character. And we happen to share a birthday! How random and amazing is that?! Furia is an awesome feminist YAContinue reading “Furia by Yamile Saied Mendez || Audiobook Review”

The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue by V.E. Schwab || Audiobook Review

Title: The invisible Life of Addie LaRue Author: V.E. Schwab Narrator: Julia Whelan Rating: ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐  Buy Book 🌃  I can’t believe how beautiful this book is. Omg. Wow. My heart. This is so very beautiful. Addie LaRue, I will always remember. You will live in my heart forever and ever. 🌃Continue reading “The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue by V.E. Schwab || Audiobook Review”

Audiobook Review || Charming As A Verb by Ben Phillipe

Title: Charming as a Verb Author: Ben Phillipe Narrator:  James Fouhey Rating: ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐  Buy Book 🥺 OH THIS WAS SO CUTE! TOO CUTE!!! I listened to the audiobook while at work and I kept screaming commentary to myself so many times, my coworkers kept looking at me funny. It was an amazingContinue reading “Audiobook Review || Charming As A Verb by Ben Phillipe”

Audiobook Review || His Only Wife by Peace Adzo Medie

Title: His Only Wife  Author: Peace Adzo Medie Narrator: Soneela Nankani Rating: ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐  Buy Book 👰🏾 I. Can’t. Stop. Thinking. About. This. Book!!! 👰🏾 This is perfection, okay?! Peace Adzo Medie did the damn thing with “His Only Wife”, and I’m so glad I read it! Afi is such an amazingContinue reading “Audiobook Review || His Only Wife by Peace Adzo Medie”

Audiobook Review || Every Body Looking by Candace Iloh

Title: Every Body Looking Author: Candace Iloh Narrator: Candace Iloh Rating: ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐  Buy Book This was a (very) short book, but still very good and extremely insightful. It’s written in verse – I listened to the audiobook and haven’t seen it in print so I can’t say much about the written flow.Continue reading “Audiobook Review || Every Body Looking by Candace Iloh”

Audiobook Review || Invisible Girl by Lisa Jewell

Title: Invisible Girl Author: Lisa Jewell Narrators: Donna Banya, Katherine Kelly, Connor Swindells Rating: ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ Buy Book 👧🏼  Lisa Jewell has done it again! She’s one of my favorite thriller authors, and this is my third (or fourth?) Lisa Jewell book. I love how she takes the domestic thriller sub genre andContinue reading “Audiobook Review || Invisible Girl by Lisa Jewell”

Audiobook Review – Skyhunter by Marie Lu

Title: Skyhunter Author: Marie Lu Narrator: Natalie Naudus Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Buy Book 🤖  Many thanks to Macmillan Audio and LibroFM for my free copy of this audiobook in exchange for my impartial review. This review was written voluntarily, and all opinions are mine. 🤖 I thoroughly enjoyed Skyhunter, and I can’t wait for Book 2.Continue reading “Audiobook Review – Skyhunter by Marie Lu”

Audiobook Review – Black Sun by Rebecca Roanhorse

Title: Black Sun Author: Rebecca Roanhorse Narrators: Cara Gee, Nicole Lewis, Kaipo Schwab, Shaun Taylor-Corbett Rating: ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐  Buy Book 🐦 Many thanks to Simon & Schuster Audio and Libro FM for my free advanced copy of this audiobook in exchange for my honest review. This review was written voluntarily and allContinue reading “Audiobook Review – Black Sun by Rebecca Roanhorse”

Audiobook Review || Poisoned by Jennifer Donnelly

Title: PoisonedAuthor: Jennifer DonnellyNarrator: Rosie JonesRating: ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ 🍎Oh this was so good. So so amazing. After reading Stepsister, a Cinderella retelling by the same author, I went into this with a lot of expectations. This book made me love Snow White. It was off to a slow start for me andContinue reading “Audiobook Review || Poisoned by Jennifer Donnelly”

Audiobook Review || Stepsister by Jennifer Donnelly

Title: Stepsister Author: Jennifer Donnelly Narrator: Jayne Entwistle Rating: ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ 👠 In summary, this is an amazingly penned feminist retelling of the Cinderella story. In this tale, one of the “Ugly” stepsisters is the main character. Her Name’s Isabelle and the story picks up from where the OG Cinderella story ended.Continue reading “Audiobook Review || Stepsister by Jennifer Donnelly”