Category: Books

  • Gifts of the Library

    Libraries are something humans got right. They must be protected at all costs. (This post isn’t about that, but the ALA has a great resource for ways to help with library funding etc. in the US.) If you’re a reader who is lucky enough to live near one, you probably already know all the resources […]

  • Fighting Racism and Fighting in Space

    It’s September which means the last book I reviewed, A Room Away from Wolves, is out! This month also brings us two other books I read and loved. Here to Stay by Sara Farizan First of all, I love basketball so here for a book about a kid going from j.v. to varsity and excelling. […]

  • A Room Away from the Wolves

    A Room Away from the Wolves by Nova Ren Suma Release Date: September 4, 2018 Publisher: Algonquin Young Readers Format: Paperback ARC Genres: Young Adult Fiction, Supernatural Ratings:   My Thoughts Nova Ren Suma’s last novel, “The Walls Around Us,” effed with my head and this wasn’t any different. In a good way of course. Both books have […]

  • September Releases

    Summer is coming to an end. (That sound you hear is my tears falling on my keyboard.) But at least it means some great books are being released soon. Four of them from authors I love, I’ve already gotten to read. I am here to make sure you get on those pre-orders or library holds […]

  • The Fallen Kingdom by Elizabeth May

    The Fallen Kingdom by Elizabeth May

    “At moments like this, I appreciate how the weather in Scotland is never the same, and how swiftly it changes. How the rain itself seems to breathe, soft and slow.” The Fallen Kingdom by Elizabeth May Release Date:  June 13, 2017 Publisher: Chronicle Books Format: e-ARC Genres: Young Adult Fiction, Fantasy Ratings:    Full disclosure: I adore Scotland so that […]