ARC Review: Concrete Rose by Angie Thomas

Concrete Rose by Angie Thomas My rating: 5 of 5 stars If there’s one thing seventeen-year-old Maverick Carter knows, it’s that a real man takes care of his family. As the son of a former gang legend, Mav does that the only way he knows how: dealing for the King Lords. With this money he … Continue reading ARC Review: Concrete Rose by Angie Thomas

Diversity Spotlight Thursday #106

Diversity Spotlight Thursday is a weekly meme hosted by Aimal @ Bookshelves and Paperbacks, and is all about highlighting diverse literature. Diversity Spotlight takes place every Thursday, and it will be featuring three books in any given week: A diverse book you have read and enjoyed A diverse book that has already been released but … Continue reading Diversity Spotlight Thursday #106

Shouting from the Shelftops #22

Shouting from the Shelftops is a bimonthly(-ish) feature to gush over book news that come to my attention, to celebrate good news amidst whatever the year is delivering to you. The basic mood for these posts is just Enthusiastic Screaming™. Two new anthologies, a book series and a new novel for me to be excited … Continue reading Shouting from the Shelftops #22

Shouting from the Shelftops #4

Shouting from the Shelftops is a bimonthly feature to gush over book news that come to my attention, to celebrate good news amidst whatever the year is delivering to you. The basic mood for these posts is just Enthusiastic Screaming™. It has been an exhilirating two weeks in Booklandia and I can't wait to get … Continue reading Shouting from the Shelftops #4

Top Ten Tuesday: 2017 Debuts I’m Excited For

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by The Broke and the Bookish wherein each week bloggers list out their Top Ten. Starting the new year with new authors seems apropos, don't you think? Here are the ones I am looking forward to this year, the most: Caraval by Stephanie Garber Releases on January … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: 2017 Debuts I’m Excited For