Hey y'all!! Today I wanted to do my July TBR. I know what you're thinking, "Tasha you never stick to a TBR." And you would be telling the truth, however, there is a month long readathon that I am so excited to participate and I hope that I can mark off as many prompts as … Continue reading Pop Culture Readathon TBR/July 2020 TBR
New review for Pet by Awaeke Emezi! It's fantastic!
It's Friday and I'm reading!
2020, Berkley Rose Gold Watts was abused by her mother Patty for most of her life. She was raised to believe that she was a very sick child, but when it was found out that her mother had Munchousen by Proxy and was sentenced to five years in prison. The story starts when her mother … Continue reading Review: Darling Rose Gold
Hey y'all! Today I wanted to do a quick recommendation of books about the Black teenage experience that I have recently read. There are so many and I highly recommend all of these. I wanted to show with this list that Black stories don't always have to revolve around police brutality. While it is an … Continue reading Young Adult Books About the Black Experience
Zafira is the Hunter, disguising herself as a man when she braves the cursed forest of the Arz to feed her people. Nasir is the Prince of Death, assassinating those foolish enough to defy his autocratic father, the king. If Zafira was exposed as a girl, all of her achievements would be rejected; if Nasir … Continue reading Book Review: We Hunt the Flame by Hafsah Faizal
In this Beauty and the Beast re-telling we follow Harper, a teen from Washington, D.C., who is out when she sees a girl who is apparently being kidnapped by some strange man. In Harper's attempt to stop the man she is instead kidnapped and taken to the land of Emberfall where Prince Ren is the … Continue reading Book Review: A Curse So Dark and Lonely by Bridget Kemmerer
Hey y'all! Today I wanted to come to you with the books that I am hoping to start and/or finish this weekend. I have been really into reading and since it's suppose to be a cold and rainy weekend in Texas, I don't expect to leave the house much this weekend. Here are the books … Continue reading Friday Reads: January 10
Celine is fleeing Paris via a ship to New Orleans to stay at a convent until she can find a husband that can marry her. While in New Orleans she gets swept up with the Court of Lions and their handsome leader Bastien, when there is a series of murders in New Orleans during Carnival … Continue reading Review: The Beautiful by Renee Ahdieh
Tyson Trice is a 17 year old from the streets of Lindenwood, CA. After recovering from a gunshot wound, he must move to Pacific Hills, a wealthy coastal town, where the Smith's have agreed to be his guardians. The Smiths have an a 17 year old daughter, Nandy, who is Pacific Hill's golden child and … Continue reading Review: A Love Hate Thing by Whitney D. Grandison