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Mini Review: A Discovery of Witches

Synopsis "Deep in the stacks of Oxford's Bodleian Library, young scholar Diana Bishop unwittingly calls up a bewitched alchemical manuscript in the course of her research. Descended from an old and distinguished line of witches, Diana wants nothing to do with sorcery; so after a furtive glance and a few notes, she banishes the book… Continue reading Mini Review: A Discovery of Witches

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Let’s Talk Bookish: Diverse Books

Photo by Daria Obymaha on Pexels.com Let’s Talk Bookish is a weekly series hosted by Rukky at Eternity Books and Danie at Literary Lion. The full list of October topics can be found here. This week's topic is Diverse Books. Although a few conversational questions were included with the prompt this week, I'm only going to focus… Continue reading Let’s Talk Bookish: Diverse Books

Book Review · Books · Non-Fiction

Book Review: Hatemonger

Synopsis "Stephen Miller is one of the most influential advisors in the White House. He has crafted Donald Trump’s speeches, designed immigration policies that ban Muslims and separate families, and outlasted such Trump stalwarts as Steve Bannon and Jeff Sessions. But he’s remained an enigma. Until now. Emmy- and PEN-winning investigative journalist and author Jean… Continue reading Book Review: Hatemonger

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Top Ten Tuesday: Books I Read That Someone Recommended To Me

Photo by Polina Zimmerman on Pexels.com Top Ten Tuesday was created by The Broke and the Bookish in June of 2010 and was moved to That Artsy Reader Girl in January of 2018. It was born of a love of lists, a love of books, and a desire to bring bookish friends together. This week's topic is… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Books I Read That Someone Recommended To Me

Book Review · Books · Diverse Books · Graphic Novel

Book Review: The Witch Boy

Synopsis "In thirteen-year-old Aster's family, all the girls are raised to be witches, while boys grow up to be shapeshifters. Anyone who dares cross those lines is exiled. Unfortunately for Aster, he still hasn't shifted . . . and he's still fascinated by witchery, no matter how forbidden it might be. When a mysterious danger… Continue reading Book Review: The Witch Boy

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The Sunday Post No. 17

Photo by cottonbro on Pexels.com The Sunday Post is a weekly meme  hosted by Kimberly at Caffeinated Reviewer. It’s a chance to share news both personal and blog-related, recap the past week, and share about what’s coming up for the next week. Happy Sunday bookworms! Somehow, it's already the middle of October. I can't believe how… Continue reading The Sunday Post No. 17

Books · Talk Bookish

Let’s Talk Bookish: The Care And Keeping Of A TBR

Photo by Daria Obymaha on Pexels.com Let’s Talk Bookish is a weekly series hosted by Rukky at Eternity Books and Danie at Literary Lion. The full list of October topics can be found here. This week's topic is The Care And Keeping Of A TBR. Do you maintain a TBR physically, online or both? Both! In my… Continue reading Let’s Talk Bookish: The Care And Keeping Of A TBR

Books · Diverse Books

Book Review: Mexican Gothic

Synopsis "After receiving a frantic letter from her newlywed cousin begging for someone to save her from a mysterious doom, Noemí Taboada heads to High Place, a distant house in the Mexican countryside. She’s not sure what she will find - her cousin’s husband, a handsome Englishman, is a stranger, and Noemí knows little about… Continue reading Book Review: Mexican Gothic

Book Review · Books · Diverse Books · Non-Fiction

Karamo: My Story of Embracing Purpose, Healing, and Hope

Synopsis "When Karamo Brown first auditioned for the casting directors of Netflix’s Queer Eye, he knew he wouldn’t win the role of culture expert by discussing art and theater. Instead he decided to redefine what ‘culture’ could — and should — mean for the show. He took a risk and declared, ‘I am culture.’  Karamo believes that… Continue reading Karamo: My Story of Embracing Purpose, Healing, and Hope

Books · Top Ten Tuesday

Top Ten Tuesday: Super Long Book Titles

Photo by Engin Akyurt on Pexels.com Top Ten Tuesday was created by The Broke and the Bookish in June of 2010 and was moved to That Artsy Reader Girl in January of 2018. It was born of a love of lists, a love of books, and a desire to bring bookish friends together. This week's topic is… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Super Long Book Titles