realistic fiction

Hope Springs by Jaime Berry

Hope Springs by Jaime Berry

Hope Springs by Jaime Berry My rating: 5 of 5 stars Three words: creativity, empower, and beginnings. Thank you to Jaime Berry and Little, Brown Book for Young Readers for sharing this book in exchange for an honest review. I loved the quotes, the family dynamics, the untraditional family, and…
Sharing Black Stories: So Done by Paula Chase

Sharing Black Stories: So Done by Paula Chase

When best friends Tai and Mila are reunited after a summer apart, their friendship threatens to combust from the pressure of secrets, middle school, and the looming dance auditions for a new talented-and-gifted program.Fans of Renée Watson’s Piecing Me Together will love this memorable story about a complex friendship between two very…
Recent Reads

Recent Reads

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? Last week was a really good reading week! I am starting this week out a little rough though. I have many books started and am having trouble on which ones to read first. I have two audiobooks going, which is never good because I…
Week 2: NetGalley Readathon

Week 2: NetGalley Readathon

Week 2 for the NetGalley Readathon was a good one! I finished three books and all three were really great. Check mark is for books I have finished. Circle is for books I am currently reading. Here are the books I finished: I highly recommend this graphic novel. This was…
NetGalley Readathon Week 1

NetGalley Readathon Week 1

Well, WEEK ONE is done and I am proud of my progress and the books I have been reading! Here is my updated Bingo card. The check means I finished, the circle means I am currently reading! Somehow…I am on my way to a BINGO without planning it! What a…