The Female of the Species by Mindy McGinnis

The Details Publisher:  Katherine Tegen Books Published:  September 20th, 2016 Genres: YA, contemporary, thriller My Rating: 4 Stars  GoodReads Blurb Edgar Award-winning author Mindy McGinnis delivers a relentless and riveting contemporary YA novel that examines rape culture through alternating perspectives. A stunning, unforgettable page-turner. Alex Craft knows how to kill someone. And she doesn’t feel … Continue reading The Female of the Species by Mindy McGinnis

Let’s Talk about writing – Knowing when it’s not working

Those of you who follow this blog, know that I've been writing a piece that doesn't currently have a name, but I lovingly call "THE THING." It's a piece I started writing after hearing a podcast say "Where is my queer John Laurens love story?" I felt compelled to write it. I spent camp NaNo … Continue reading Let’s Talk about writing – Knowing when it’s not working

Calendar Girls- February 2019

Calendar Girls is a monthly blog event created by Melanie at MNBernard Books and Flavia the Bibliophile and now be hosted by Katie at Never Not Reading and Adrienne at Darque Dreamer Reads.  It is designed to ignite bookish discussions among readers and was inspired by the 1961 Neil Sedaka song Calendar Girl. This month we are exploring the best books by a Black Author.   My biggest … Continue reading Calendar Girls- February 2019