Hello! I know, I know, it's been a while since I've posted anything, don't kill me! Uni has started again so let me just use that as an excuse for being terribly inconsistent and terribly lazy! Just thought I'd pop in with a lovely little spotlight on a book I've been really excited to read… Continue reading SPOTLIGHT | To Break a Covenant by Alison Ames | BOOK TOUR
In my last post I reviewed this book, and yes I did babble a bit about how incredible Azad's writing was, but I'm just not over it! I decided that this book was most definitely worthy of another blog post, so here are ten of my favourite quotes from this book! Disclaimer: The quotes in… Continue reading 10 Favourite Quotes || The Wild Ones by Nafiza Azad
★★★★★ SYNOPSIS: Meet the Wild Ones: girls who have been hurt, abandoned, and betrayed all their lives. It all began with Paheli, who was once betrayed by her mother and sold to a man in exchange for a favor. When Paheli escapes, she runs headlong into a boy with stars in his eyes. This boy,… Continue reading BOOK TOUR: The Wild Ones by Nafiza Azad
★★★★ SYNOPSIS: Everyone likes Humaira "Hani" Khan—she’s easy going and one of the most popular girls at school. But when she comes out to her friends as bisexual, they invalidate her identity, saying she can’t be bi if she’s only dated guys. Panicked, Hani blurts out that she’s in a relationship…with a girl her friends… Continue reading 5 Things I Loved About: Hani and Ishu’s Guide to Fake Dating by Adiba Jaigirdar
After an almost 2 month hibernation, what better way to make a comeback than to promote a brand new book! Blood Like Magic is a wonderful mix of Fantasy and futuristic Sci-Fi, perfect for anyone who's a fan of both! It was also wonderful to see a Black woman be something as fantastical as witches,… Continue reading SPOTLIGHT | Blood Like Magic By Liselle Sambury | BOOK TOUR
★★★★★ SYNOPSIS: A young scholar’s ambition threatens to reshape an empire determined to retain its might in this epic tale of violent conquest, buried histories, and forbidden magic. In the thriving city of Bassa, Danso is a clever but disillusioned scholar who longs for a life beyond the rigid family and political obligations expected of… Continue reading BOOK TOUR: Son of the Storm (The Nameless Republic #1) by Suyi Davies Okungbowa
★★★★★ SYNOPSIS: First Sister has no name and no voice. As a priestess of the Sisterhood, she travels the stars alongside the soldiers of Earth and Mars—the same ones who own the rights to her body and soul. When her former captain abandons her, First Sister’s hopes for freedom are dashed when she is forced… Continue reading Review: The First Sister (The First Sister Trilogy #1) by Linden A. Lewis
So, after I failed to complete my April tbr, I decided that I should take it easier this month with only three books. Which I'm very happy with, because this May is a very busy month for me and I'd rather successfully read a small number of books than fail to finish another tbr, you… Continue reading MY MAY TBR!
So, unfortunately, I did not get all the books on my March tbr read (who really is surprised?), having read only 2/5 books on my list. But I have excuses for this! Just listen: I ordered the books a bit late and with the pandemic going on, shipping was a bit delayed and by the… Continue reading MY APRIL WRAP-UP!
★★★★★ ➵ RELEASE DATE: 10th June 2021 SYNOPSIS: An incendiary and utterly compelling thriller with a shocking twist that delves deep into the heart of institutionalized racism, from an exceptional new YA voice. Welcome to Niveus Private Academy, where money paves the hallways, and the students are never less than perfect. Until now. Because anonymous… Continue reading ARC Review: Ace of Spades by Faridah Àbíké-Íyímídé