WWW Wednesday: May 27

WWW Wednesday was originally hosted by A Daily Rhythm, and now maintained by Taking on a World of Words. There are three prompts for WWW Wednesday:–What are you currently reading?–What did you finish recently reading?–What do you think you’ll read next? Permanent Record by Mary H.K. Choi This book centers around two young adults struggling toContinue reading “WWW Wednesday: May 27”

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”

Friday Reads: May 22

I began reading the book Inconvenient Daughter by Lauren K. Sharkey. I received this story through NetGalley and Kaylie Jones Books. From what I learned about this book so far, it centers around a young woman struggling to find peace with her identity as an adopted person. What books are you planning on reading thisContinue reading “Friday Reads: May 22”

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”

‘Lobizona’ by Romina Garber/Mini Book Review

Lobizona by Romina GarberPublisher: Wednesday BooksGenre: YA Urban FantasyRelease Date: August 4, 2020 My Thoughts **I received ‘Lobizona’ by Romina Garber through NetGalley and Wednesday Books, in exchange for an honest review** When I first read the synopsis for ‘Lobizona’, I was immediately intrigued. A story that blends in urban fantasy and folklore, while bringingContinue reading “‘Lobizona’ by Romina Garber/Mini Book Review”

Friday Reads: April 10

I’m about halfway through Lobizona by Romina Garber. I’m just swept away by the reality of the Miami, Florida setting and the Argentinian folklore woven into the story. I’m sure it’s going to be quite a ride once things pick up! I did discover one thing that I’m not too thrilled about…nothing story related, butContinue reading “Friday Reads: April 10”