Book Blogger Resources: Discovering Recommendations via Databases & Blogs

Discovering your next great read can sometimes be challenging. With a plethora of recommendations entering your radar whether its from Goodreads, the Book Community (book blogs, booktwt, bookstagram, booktube / -tok) there's always a new story to unearth. Having first launched in 2021, Book Blogger Resources is back to offer various posts filled with advice … Continue reading Book Blogger Resources: Discovering Recommendations via Databases & Blogs

Squire by Nadia Shammas & Sara Alfageeh Review {Graphic Novel}

Squire by Sara Alfageeh & Nadia Shammas Publisher: Quill Tree Books (HarperTeen) Release Date: March 8, 2022 Pages: 336 Available through Bookshop Summary: Aiza has always dreamt of becoming a Knight. It's the highest military honor in the once-great Bayt-Sajji Empire, and as a member of the subjugated Ornu people, Knighthood is her only path … Continue reading Squire by Nadia Shammas & Sara Alfageeh Review {Graphic Novel}

The Savior’s Book Cafe Story In Another World Vol. 1 by Kyouka Izumi {Manga Review}

The Savior's Book Cafe Story In Another World by Kyouka Izumi (Writer), Oumiya (Story Adaptation), & Reiko Sakurada (Art) (SBC #1 / Isekai ni Kyuuseishu to shite Yobaremashita ga, Around 30 ni wa Muri na no de, hissori Book Café Hajimemashita) Publisher: Seven Seas Entertainment Release Date: December 21, 2021 Available Through Bookshop & The … Continue reading The Savior’s Book Cafe Story In Another World Vol. 1 by Kyouka Izumi {Manga Review}

Our Way Back To Always by Nina Moreno Review

Our Way Back To Always by Nina Moreno Publisher: Little Brown Books for Young Readers Release Date: October 19, 2021 Pages: 368 Available through Bookshop & The Book Depository Cover Illustrator: Erick Dávila Summary: Luisa (Lou) Patterson grew up across the street from Sam Alvarez in the small, quirky town of Port Coral. They used … Continue reading Our Way Back To Always by Nina Moreno Review

A couple months of Reading Slumps, Blogging & Book Mail | Reading Diary pt. 2

March and April so far have been productive & pretty accomplishing outside of the book community for me, but reading-wise I've hit a slump. Then luckily over this past weekend, I found myself getting back into reading again! I've recently gotten a book-related job that's been taking up most of my week, it happened a … Continue reading A couple months of Reading Slumps, Blogging & Book Mail | Reading Diary pt. 2

Blog Essay: ‘Heartstopper’ by Alice Oseman // Examining Artwork and impact of Visual Storytelling

Heartstopper (2018) by Alice Oseman tells the story of Charlie, a highly-strung, openly gay over-thinker, and Nick, a cheerful, soft-hearted rugby player who meet at their all-boys grammar school. Where a friendship soon turns into something more. As a NYT & USA Bestseller, alongside accolades of YALSA Selections, an ABA Pick, among reading countless words … Continue reading Blog Essay: ‘Heartstopper’ by Alice Oseman // Examining Artwork and impact of Visual Storytelling

Only A Monster by Vanessa Len ARC Review

Only A Monster by Vanessa Len (Monsters #1) Publisher: Harper Teen (Epic Reads) Release Date: February 22, 2022 Available through Bookshop & The Book Depository Cover Illustrator: Eevien Tan Summary: It should have been the perfect summer. Sent to stay with her late mother’s eccentric family in London, sixteen-year-old Joan is determined to enjoy herself. … Continue reading Only A Monster by Vanessa Len ARC Review