Book Reviews & Bookworm Thoughts

  • 5 Books For When You Need A Boost Of Self-Love & Empowerment

    Listen, it's been a tough year (and a half) for everyone. I know for me personally, I found myself in desperate need of encouragement and healing ...
  • #Shelved 23 | Book Review: Escaping Exodus by Nicky Drayden

    A living ship capable of traversing space. The cruelties of survival. Young women who do *not* like following the rules. The beginnings of a revolu...
  • #Shelved 22 | Book Review: Murder in G Major by Alexia Gordon

    A gloomy Irish town. A down on her luck violinist. A decades old murder mystery. A career making performance.^^^ That right there are all the ingre...
  • #Shelved 21 | Book Review: The Empress of Salt & Fortune by Nghi Vo

    A fierce love. Political intrigue & well plotted revenge.The anger of women.THE EMPRESS OF SALT & FORTUNE (SINGING HILLS BK 1) by Nghi Vo i...
  • #Shelved 20 | Book Review: Slay by Brittney Morris

    A brilliant teen game developer. The beauty of the African Diaspora people. Challenging conversations. A kick-a** VR game highlighting #blackexcell...
  • #Shelved 19 | Book Review: Grown by Tiffany D. Jackson

    A narrator who may or may not be reliable.The murder of a beloved musician.A Black woman finds her voice. Whew! GROWN is one hell of a read. This ...
  • #Shelved 18 | Book Review: With The Fire on High by Elizabeth Acevedo

    Mouthwatering recipes. Strong relationships between women. Being brave enough to chase your dreams. A very sweet slow burn romance. Gosh, I loved W...
  • #Shelved 17 | Book Review: How the One-Armed Sister Sweeps Her House

    Masterfully woven perspectives. Rich tropical scenery. A tragedy that'll live with you forever. HOW THE ONE-ARMED SISTER SWEEPS HER HOUSE by Cherie...
  • #Shelved 16 | Book Review: Run Time By SB Divya

    A determined competitor. One hell of a race. Crazy cool biotech. RUN TIME is a snackable glimpse into an insightfully written vision of what humani...
  • 5 Ways You Can Read More Books (Tips From A Bookshop Owner)

    Believe it or not, owning a bookshop does not mean I get to read books all day. In fact, most of my days are spent looking for inventory, handling ...
  • #Shelved 15 | My Soul To Keep Book Review

    If you've read WILD SEED by Octavia E. Butler and have been hunting for books that are just as good and in a similar vein, it's my pleasure to intr...
  • 6 Diverse Romance Books To Steam Up Your Valentine's Day

    Whether you prefer hot and heavy, thrilling and passionate, or just plain complicated romance stories, these books will sweep you off your feet and...