#YADiversityBookClub: The Star-Touched Queen by Roshani Chokshi

  In the YA Diversity Book Club, we chat about the latest YA books that celebrate diversity. Our book club includes Sandie @ Teen Lit Rocks and Kristan @ We Heart YA. Each month we’ll focus on one book with a book review (our discussion chat) and bonus features. Our May book club pick is Roshani Chokshi’s THE STAR-TOUCHED QUEEN. This YA debut has been getting a […]

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Book Review: Delicate by C.K. Kelly Martin

I have heard good things about C.K. Kelly Martin’s books for years so I jumped at the chance to read her latest book Delicate. Delicate was released in Canada last year and made its US debut earlier this month. There is a lot going on in Delicate, from date violence to breakups, summer jobs, and […]

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Mailbox Monday (180)

Mailbox Monday is a weekly event where we share our latest book arrivals. Link up and find new mailboxes to stalk at the Mailbox Monday blog. My mailbox runneth over! I need to up my reading game to keep up. Here are the books that made their way to me last week:   This is the Story of […]

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Audiobook Review: As Brave As You by Jason Reynolds

Jason Reynolds’ middle-grade debut As Brave as You features two Brooklyn siblings and their summer in Virginia. Genie and his older brother Ernie get to know their grandparents and learn about rural life while their parents take a vacation alone to reconnect. I could so relate to eleven-year-old Genie and his worrying ways. Without the […]

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The Only Thing Worse Than Me Is You by Lily Anderson | Author Q&A

Lily Anderson’s debut The Only Thing Worse Than Me is You is on sale now. This book was a total blast to read and had me smiling from ear to ear. It is a YA retelling of Shakespeare’s Much Ado About Nothing and it’s filled with nerdy references, witty dialogue, and quirky characters. Shakespeare fans […]

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