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ROMANCE WEEK: Romance Novels Written by Black Authors [recommendations]

It's not really a secret that the romance genre, is overwhelmingly white. This Guardian article is worth the read if you are unfamiliar with that claim. The Ripped Bodice, an independent LA based bookstore, publishes an annual diversity report which shows this as well. I highly recommend you check it out and see which publishers… Continue reading ROMANCE WEEK: Romance Novels Written by Black Authors [recommendations]

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BOOK REVIEW: Full Disclosure

Full Disclosure by Camryn Garrett Publication Date: October 29, 2019 Bringing you a review for a backlist title that I recently read! TW: forced outing (HIV), racism (challenged), bullying WHAT I LIKED: When we start the novel, we are thrown into the story! It’s less than 300 pages so we got to get going!! Miles… Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: Full Disclosure

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BOOK REVIEW: The 57 Bus

The 57 Bus: A True Story of Two Teenagers and the Crime that Changed Their Lives by Dashka Slater Publication Date: October 17, 2017 TW: violence against LGBTQ+ teens, homophobia, transphobia, & fire I read this one for my YA Fiction class this semester and was blown away and figured I would write a full… Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: The 57 Bus

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ROMANCE WEEK: Girl Gone Viral Review

Girl Gone Viral by Alisha Rai (Book Two in the Modern Love series) Publication Date: April 21, 2020 TW: Panic Attacks, Panic disorder, discussions of past abuse, & PTSD, I was not the biggest fan of The Right Swipe I gave it 3.5 out of 5 stars. To be fair I did read it while… Continue reading ROMANCE WEEK: Girl Gone Viral Review

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BLOG TOUR: All American Muslim Girl Review

All American Muslim Girl by Nadine Jolie Courtney Publication Date: November 12, 2019 This review is part of the All American Muslim Girl Blog Tour so the formatting is going to be a bit different and there is going to be some details about the author and book Synopsis: Allie Abraham has it all going for… Continue reading BLOG TOUR: All American Muslim Girl Review