Blog Tour: “Starfish” by Akemi Dawn Bowman – Review & Giveaway!

About The Book Synopsis: Kiko Himura has always had a hard time saying exactly what she’s thinking. With a mother who makes her feel unremarkable and a half-Japanese heritage she doesn’t quite understand, Kiko prefers to keep her head down, certain that once she makes it into her dream art school, Prism, her real life will […]

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Book Blitz: The Victoria In My Head” by Janelle Milanes – Interview & Giveaway!

Hello All! I am so excited that “The Victoria in My Head” by Janelle Milanes is available now and that I get to share the news with you! If you haven’t yet heard about this wonderful book by Milanes be sure to check out all the details, my Q&A with the author, and an awesome giveaway […]

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Book Review: “Between You and Me” by Lynn Turner

Between You and Me by Lynn Turner (2017) Puchase Links: Amazon | B&N Nook Genre: Fiction, Contemporary, Romance Page Length: 338 pages (electronic review copy) Synopsis: Love at first sight strikes Seattle Scientist Finnegan Kane at the worst possible moment, paralyzing him as he’s pitching his cutting-edge idea to powerful New York venture capitalist Emanuela Monroe… Finn survived […]

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Book Review: “American Street” by Ibi Zoboi

American Street by Ibi Zoboi (2017) Genre: YA, Fiction, Contemporary Page Length: 336 pages (hardcover edition) Synopsis:  On the corner of American Street and Joy Road, Fabiola Toussaint thought she would finally find une belle vie—a good life. But after they leave Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Fabiola’s mother is detained by U.S. immigration, leaving Fabiola to navigate her loud […]

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Book Review: “The Story of Lizzy and Darcy” by Grace Watson

“The Story of Lizzy and Darcy” by Grace Watson (2017) Genre: LGBT, Romance, Fiction, Retelling Page Length: 410 pages (electronic review copy) Synopsis: When Lizzy Bennet first meets Darcy Williams, there is an instant dislike between them. As much as they try to avoid it their paths keep crossing, and they each start to see a […]

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Book Review: “A Bollywood Affair” (Bollywood #1) by Sonali Dev

A Bollywood Affair (Bollywood #1) by Sonali Dev (2014) Genre: Fiction, Contemporary, Romance Page Length: 294 pages (paperback edition) Synopsis: Mili Rathod hasn’t seen her husband in twenty years—not since she was promised to him at the age of four. Yet marriage has allowed Mili a freedom rarely given to girls in her village. Her grandmother […]

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Book Review: “Amina’s Voice” by Hena Khan

Amina’s Voice by Hena Khan (2017) Genre: Middle Grade, Fiction, Contemporary Page Length: 208 pages (hardcover edition) Synopsis: A Pakistani-American Muslim girl struggles to stay true to her family’s vibrant culture while simultaneously blending in at school after tragedy strikes her community in this sweet and moving middle grade novel from the award-winning author of It’s […]

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Book Tag Thursday: Diverse 8 Tag

Welcome to my segment where I find awesome book tags throughout the vast, wide inter-webs made by lovely bloggers like you! I’ll hope you’ll have fun and participate with me as well! (You are also free to use the picture if you’d like, just credit me.) Today’s Topic: Diverse 8 Tag Found On: What The Log Created by: Claribel […]

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Book Review: “The Reader” (Sea of Ink and Gold #1) by Traci Chee

“The Reader” (Sea of Ink and Gold #1) by Traci Chee (2016) Genre: YA, Fantasy, Adventure Page Length: 442 pages (hardcover edition) Synopsis: Sefia lives her life on the run. After her father is viciously murdered, she flees to the forest with her aunt Nin, the only person left she can trust. They survive in […]

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Lore Lush Publishing is Open For Submissions!

Hello everyone! I’m honored to have the honor to spotlight Lore Lush Publishing on my blog today! Lore Lush is digital-first publisher of diverse fiction and is currently looking for writers to submit  their stories. If you are a writer yourself, or know someone who is interested please pass this news along! Check out the […]

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