Maddy McGuire CEO: Bring Back the Bees by Emma Bland Smith/A Review

Maddy McGuire, CEO: Bring Back the Bees Author: Emma Bland SmithLength: 112 pagesGenre: Children’s FictionPublisher: Calico/Magic WagonRelease Date: August 1, 2018 As part of a summer assignment, I began reading children’s books to remotely distribute to families in my school district. Being a lover of books, I found this to be an ideal opportunity toContinue reading “Maddy McGuire CEO: Bring Back the Bees by Emma Bland Smith/A Review”

Starfish Pier by Irene Hannon/Book Review

Starfish Pier by Irene HannonLength: 352 pagesPublisher: RevellBook acquired through Revell Reads Blogger ProgramGenre: Contemporary RomanceRelease Date: March 31, 2020 My Thoughts **I received a complimentary copy of Starfish Pier through Revell Reads Blogger Program, in exchange for an honest review** Starfish Pier is a romantic story with a slow build. It gives the backstoryContinue reading “Starfish Pier by Irene Hannon/Book Review”

‘Beach Read’ by Emily Henry/A Review

Beach Read by Emily HenryPublisher: BerkleyLength: 384 pagesGenre: Contemporary RomancePurchased through Book of the MonthRelease Date: May 19, 2020 My Thoughts Getting your writing ‘mojo’ back after traumatic life experiences is such an challenging learning journey. This is the struggle January Andrews faces in ‘Beach Read’: accustomed to penning several successful romances, January faces theContinue reading “‘Beach Read’ by Emily Henry/A Review”

Book Review: Love, Art & Other Obstacles by Sadira Stone

Love, Art & Other Obstacles by Sadira StonePublisher: The Wild Rose PressLength: 354 pagesBook 3 in Book Nirvana seriesGenre: Contemporary RomanceRelease Date: May 18, 2020 My Thoughts **I received a copy of Love, Art & Other Obstacles, for exchange of an honest review** When I began reading Love, Art, and Other Obstacles, I thought itContinue reading “Book Review: Love, Art & Other Obstacles by Sadira Stone”

NetGalley Mini Review: International Day of the Girl

The International Day of the Girl by Jessica Dee HumphreysPublisher: Kids Can PressGenre: Children’s FictionAcquired through NetGalleyRelease Date: September 1, 2020 **I received The International Day of the Girl through NetGalley and Kids Can Press, in exchange for an honest review** The International Day of the Girl is a thoughtful compilation of inspirational stories ofContinue reading “NetGalley Mini Review: International Day of the Girl”

Book Review: Clap When You Land by Elizabeth Acevedo

Clap When You Land by Elizabeth AcevedoPublisher: HarperTeen Genre: Young Adult Contemporary/PoetryLength: 432 pagesPurchased through Bookshop.orgRelease Date: May 5, 2020 Synopsis In this novel in verse, Camino Rios lives for the summers when her father visits her in the Dominican Republic. But this time, on the day when his plane is supposed to land, CaminoContinue reading “Book Review: Clap When You Land by Elizabeth Acevedo”

Audiobook Review: The Reflections of Queen Snow White by David Meredith

The Reflections of Queen Snow White by David MeredithGenre: FantasyAcquired Audiobook through the AuthorLength: 6hrs and 18minsRelease Date: September 6, 2019 My Thoughts The Reflections of Queen Snow White by David Meredith is a retelling of Snow White fairy tale set several years after Snow White marries Prince Charming. This retelling is set in aContinue reading “Audiobook Review: The Reflections of Queen Snow White by David Meredith”

Edelweiss Mini Reviews: May 10

I hope that everyone is having a good weekend! I’m here to share with you some books I received on Edelweiss this week. I received these books in exchange for an honest review. A Woman’s Place: Inside the Fight for a Feminist Future by Kylie CheungPublisher: North Atlantic BooksGenre: Non-Fiction/Women’s StudiesRelease Date: July 21, 2020Continue reading “Edelweiss Mini Reviews: May 10”

NetGalley Mini Reviews: May 9

I’m excited to share my thoughts on these digital reads! I have two digital review copies to share with you. I received these books from NetGalley, in exchange for an honest review. All thoughts and opinions are my own! Thank You, Miyuki by Roxane Marie GalliezIllustrated by Seng Soun RatanavanhLength: 32 pagesGenre: Children’s FictionPublisher: PrincetonContinue reading “NetGalley Mini Reviews: May 9”

Book Review/Obit: Poems by Victoria Chang

Obit: Poems by Victoria ChangPublisher: Copper Canyon PressLength: 120 pagesAcquired through ScribdGenre: PoetryRelease Date: April 7, 2020 My Thoughts Death is a serious topic to discuss. Writing about the death of a parent is equal parts difficult and a testimony of strength. In ‘Obit’, Victoria Chang’s poetry expressed the loss of her mother in stunningContinue reading “Book Review/Obit: Poems by Victoria Chang”