Waiting on Wednesday: The Female Persuasion By Meg Wolitzer

Greer Kadetsky is a shy college freshman when she meets the woman she hopes will change her life. Faith Frank, dazzlingly persuasive and elegant at sixty-three, has been a central pillar of the women’s movement for decades, a figure who inspires others to influence the world. Upon hearing Faith speak for the first time, Greer–madly…

Cover Reveal: On The Come Up By Angie Thomas

Angie Thomas’s new book finally has a cover! Angie Thomas is now one of my auto-buy authors ever since I read and loved The Hate U Give. I really like the consistency of the art in both covers, because now both books will match when on the shelves. I can’t wait! Here’s a Goodreads synopsis: As…

Waiting on Wednesday: Children of Blood and Bone By Tomi Adeyemi

Zélie Adebola remembers when the soil of Orïsha hummed with magic. Burners ignited flames, Tiders beckoned waves, and Zelie’s Reaper mother summoned forth souls. But everything changed the night magic disappeared. Under the orders of a ruthless king, maji were targeted and killed, leaving Zélie without a mother and her people without hope. Now, Zélie…

Waiting on Wednesday: Queen of Air and Darkness By Cassandra Clare

The cover of this book is absolutely gorgeous!! This is the last book in the Dark Artifices series, a spin-off of The Mortal Instruments. I don’t know what this book is about because I still haven’t finished Lady Midnight. I know that I’ll love this book because Cassandra Clare never disappoints. Waiting on Wednesday is hosted…

Anti Book Haul #1

I saw a video on YouTube or a beauty guru, Jackie Aina, doing an anti-haul. Essentially, this was a video of all the products that she wasn’t going to buy. I’m going to do the same thing with books. There are only 3 books on this list because these are the 3 that I feel…

Friday Reads: The Hate U Give By Angie Thomas

Sixteen-year-old Starr Carter moves between two worlds: the poor neighborhood where she lives and the fancy suburban prep school she attends. The uneasy balance between these worlds is shattered when Starr witnesses the fatal shooting of her childhood best friend Khalil at the hands of a police officer. Khalil was unarmed. Soon afterward, his death…

Waiting On Wednesday: When Dimple Met Rishi By Sandhya Menon

A laugh-out-loud, heartfelt YA romantic comedy, told in alternating perspectives, about two Indian-American teens whose parents have arranged for them to be married. Dimple Shah has it all figured out. With graduation behind her, she’s more than ready for a break from her family, from Mamma’s inexplicable obsession with her finding the “Ideal Indian Husband.”…

Waiting On Wednesday: Tash Hearts Tolstoy By Kathryn Ormsbee

After a shout-out from one of the Internet’s superstar vloggers, Natasha “Tash” Zelenka finds herself and her obscure, amateur web series, Unhappy Families, thrust into the limelight: She’s gone viral. Her show is a modern adaptation of Anna Karenina—written by Tash’s literary love Count Lev Nikolayevich “Leo” Tolstoy. Tash is a fan of the forty…