Genre: adult, biography Trigger Warnings: eating disorders (specifically bulimia), child abuse, racism, sex Review: Gabby, if you didn't know, was the star in Precious and she was also a member of the cast in American Horror Story. Although I loved her in both of these, I didn't know the actress well enough to know… Continue reading eArc Review | This is Just my Face by Gabourey Sidibe
I read nine books this month! Only one of those was a short story, and another was a graphic novel, so that's eight full books which...is pretty great! March is kind of a busy month in terms of assignments, as I finish college in two months or so, and it's a bit of a rush… Continue reading February Reading Wrap Up ’18
Genre: romance, mental illness Age Group: young adult Trigger Warnings: vivid descriptions of self harm Synopsis: At seventeen, Norah has accepted that the four walls of her house delineate her life. She knows that fearing everything from inland tsunamis to odd numbers is irrational, but her mind insists the world outside is too big,… Continue reading REVIEW | Under Rose-Tainted Skies by Louise Gornall
Emajen Ashley Ledigo This is about a world that is similar to Earth, but is not. It is a world where all the things that humans sketch come to life. However, this opens up a door to destruction and the two main characters aim to stop them. It sounds magical and interesting and also completely… Continue reading My NetGalley TBR List!
So...I bought quite a lot of eBooks recently! Although, I think this is okay because they're not taking up room in my small little bedroom and they're helping to support marginalized authors (well, a majority of these are anyway). They were all fairly inexpensive, so it's not a big loss if it turns out that… Continue reading An eBook Haul!
Synopsis Harper doesn’t trust her new home from the moment she steps inside, and the rumors are that the Raine family’s new house is haunted. Harper isn’t sure she believes those rumors, until her younger brother, Michael, starts acting strangely. The whole atmosphere gives Harper a sense of déjà vu, but she can’t remember why.… Continue reading REVIEW | Spirit Hunters by Ellen Oh
Synopsis: From early childhood, Laura James knew she was different, but it wasn't until her mid-forties that she found out why. A successful journalist and mother to four children, she had spent her whole life feeling as if she were running a different operating system to those around her. This book charts a year in… Continue reading REVIEW | Odd Girl Out by Laura James