Six For Sunday | Books That Made Me Feel

Hi everyone! Today I’m participating in Six For Sunday, a weekly meme hosted by Steph in A Little But A Lot. This month’s theme is Read It And Weep!

Six For Sunday. Lydia reading a book. Link: https://giphy.com/gifs/winona-ryder-beetlejuice-gif-SEm3csrqNDeLe/links

Six For Sunday | Books That Make Me Feel

Whether it’s excitement, peace, or shock, books bring me to an emotional place! It happens every single time! Here are six books that make me FEEL:

Six For Sunday. Remote Control by Nnedi Okorafor. Link: https://i.gr-assets.com/images/S/compressed.photo.goodreads.com/books/1587580886l/34215764._SY475_.jpg

Remote Control by Nnedi Okorafor

(Science Fiction/Fantasy)

Sankofa truly went through it! Known as the Daughter of Death, she searches for answers of her origins. Sankofa also learns of the chaotic side of humanity.

Six For Sunday. A Woman Is No Man by Etaf Rum. LInk: https://i.gr-assets.com/images/S/compressed.photo.goodreads.com/books/1533072101l/34313931.jpg

A Woman Is No Man by Etaf Rum

(Historical Fiction)

Three Palestinian-American women endure the plight of living under patriarchal rule. This book is told in multiple perspectives, and will pull at your heartstrings!

Books That Made Me Feel. Future Home of the Living God by Louise Erdrich. Link: https://i.gr-assets.com/images/S/compressed.photo.goodreads.com/books/1539778626l/38633525.jpg

Future Home of the Living God by Louise Erdrich

(Science Fiction/Fantasy: Dystopian)

Humanity devolves into chaos. A pregnant woman searches for her origins while avoiding capture. This book is both unsettling and strong as Mary fights for her life.

Cemetery Boys by Aidan Thomas. Link: https://i.gr-assets.com/images/S/compressed.photo.goodreads.com/books/1594059624l/52339313._SY475_.jpg

Cemetery Boys by Aidan Thomas

(YA Cont./LGBT+)

Cemetery Boys has a memorable ‘enemies to lovers’ story line! It also has supernatural elements, AND set around Dia De Los Muertos. It has everything I need!

A Tree Grows in Brooklyn by Betty Smith. Link: https://i.gr-assets.com/images/S/compressed.photo.goodreads.com/books/1333373713l/482976.jpg

A Tree Grows in Brooklyn by Betty Smith

(Historical Fiction)

This is a coming of age story set in Brooklyn during the start of the 20th century. Frankie’s life unfolds and we travel through romantic highs and family lows. It’s definitely an experience!

Shanghai Girls by Lisa See. LInk: https://i.gr-assets.com/images/S/compressed.photo.goodreads.com/books/1327968416l/5960325.jpg

Shanghai Girls by Lisa See

(Historical Fiction)

Shanghai Girls was the first time I went crazy over Historical Fiction. I felt like I was right there living through Shanghai’s pivotal moments! It also felt special living through Pearl and May’s eyes!

What’s your Six for Sunday? Which stories drew huge emotions from your soul?

Check out my recent reviews:

Future Home of the Living God

White Ivy

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