Diversity Spotlight Thursday

Diversity Spotlight Thursday | Trans / Non-Binary Characters

Diversity Spotlight Thursday is a weekly meme hosted by Aimal @ Bookshelves and Paperbacks. The goal: talk about diverse books! The meme features 3 diverse books—1 diverse book you read and enjoyed, 1 diverse book that you haven’t read yet, and 1 diverse book releasing soon. I’m gonna be honest here: I have in no… Continue reading Diversity Spotlight Thursday | Trans / Non-Binary Characters

reviews

Review | How to Make a Wish | ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

How to Make a Wish by Ashley Herring Blake Genre: YA Contemporary | Diversity: bisexual MC & biracial LI | My Rating:  Synopsis (from Goodreads): Grace, tough and wise, has nearly given up on wishes, thanks to a childhood spent with her unpredictable, larger-than-life mother. But this summer, Grace meets Eva, a girl who believes in dreams, despite her… Continue reading Review | How to Make a Wish | ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

book talk

Discussion | Reading Religious Diversity

Hello Blogosphere! This year, I’ve been participating in the Diverse Reads 2017 challenge, hosted by Mish @ Chasing Faerytales and Shelly @ Read.Sleep.Repeat (currently under construction). Each month, there’s a new diverse challenge. The only requirement is to read one book from each challenge, but I like to use it as a guide to which… Continue reading Discussion | Reading Religious Diversity

Diversity Spotlight Thursday

Diversity Spotlight Thursday: Jewish Main Characters

Diversity Spotlight Thursday is a weekly meme hosted by Aimal @ Bookshelves and Paperbacks. The goal: talk about diverse books! The meme features 3 diverse books—1 diverse book you read and enjoyed, 1 diverse book that you haven’t read yet, and 1 diverse book that hasn’t been released yet. In keeping with the theme for… Continue reading Diversity Spotlight Thursday: Jewish Main Characters

reviews

ARC Review | Girl Out Of Water

Girl Out of Water by Laura Silverman Genre: YA Contemporary | Release Date: May 2, 2017 | My Rating:  Synopsis (from Goodreads): Anise Sawyer plans to spend every minute of summer with her friends: surfing, chowing down on fish tacos drizzled with wasabi balsamic vinegar, and throwing bonfires that blaze until dawn. But when a serious… Continue reading ARC Review | Girl Out Of Water

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ARC Review | Between Two Skies

Between Two Skies by Joanne O'Sullivan Genre: Historical YA  | Release Date: April 25, 2017 | My Rating:  Synopsis (from Goodreads): Hurricane Katrina sets a teenage girl adrift. But a new life — and the promise of love — emerges in this rich, highly readable debut. Bayou Perdu, a tiny fishing town way, way down in Louisiana,… Continue reading ARC Review | Between Two Skies

Waiting On Wednesday

Waiting On Wednesday: When Dimple Met Rishi

“Waiting On” Wednesday is a weekly event, hosted by Breaking The Spine, that spotlights upcoming releases that we’re eagerly anticipating. Title: When Dimple Met Rishi Author: Sandhya Menon Genre: YA Contemporary Release Date:  May 30, 2017 Summary from Goodreads: Dimple Shah has it all figured out. With graduation behind her, she’s more than ready for a… Continue reading Waiting On Wednesday: When Dimple Met Rishi