Bookworm

Did “Iron Widow” Slay?

Hey y'all! I have just finished "Iron Widow", a YA sci-fi novel by Xiran Jay Zhao and I am at a loss of words. Actually no, I take that back. I have lots of words to say about this book. I have seen this book a few times on Booktube and this was actually one… Continue reading Did “Iron Widow” Slay?

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“The Black Flamingo” – Yasss or No Gawd Honey?

Hey y’all! I recently read “The Black Flamingo” by Dean Atta. I actually bought it on a going out of business sale at the store but I've seen it on Instagram a lot. I was apprehensive about reading it because it dealt with a gay character. I've read a book about a non-binary character before… Continue reading “The Black Flamingo” – Yasss or No Gawd Honey?

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“Color Outside the Lines” for Once

Hey y’all! I come to you with another book review. Are y’all enjoying these by the way? I just love talking about about books and I'm happy that you're here for the ride. So thank you. Now to the goods! I have had this book (Color Outside the Lines: Stories about love) for a while… Continue reading “Color Outside the Lines” for Once

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Is “Ace of Spades” Worth the Hype?

Hey y’all! I have recently finished the book, Ace if Spades, by English author Farida Abike-Iyimide. This dark academia/Thriller book is actually her novel debut. It's legit a cross between Gossip Girl and the movie Get Out. This book has always been on my radar for like a few months now and when one of… Continue reading Is “Ace of Spades” Worth the Hype?

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Black Sun – A Book Review

Hey y’all! I'm back with another review! As mentioned previously, it is Hispanic Heritage Month and actually I didn't read this book for that reason, rather, it was a book I was supposed to read in August for a book club I'm in but didn't get around to it until the beginning of September (read… Continue reading Black Sun – A Book Review

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Instructions for Dancing – A Book Review

Hey y’all! So for July for a buddy/group read with Booktuber Jaleesa (check out her channel), we read the book Instructions for Dancing by Nicola Yoon. Yoon is the same author of the book Everything Everything (which I absolutely loved) so I was excited to read this book. What I have to say is not… Continue reading Instructions for Dancing – A Book Review

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Fat Chance, Charlie Vega- A Book Review

Hey y'all! I'm back with a new book review. I recently finished reading Fat Chance, Charlie Vega by Crystal Maldonado, a YA Coming of age fiction. Our July book for our Teachergram book club was this book and I must say, I was really excited to read this because it centered around a fat brown… Continue reading Fat Chance, Charlie Vega- A Book Review

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The City We Became – A Book Review

Hey y’all As you may or may not know, I'm in a book club for teachers online and I joined so that I can broaden my knowledge on the different books out there and I also like having people that I can talk books with! Anyway, for February (Black History Month) this book, The City… Continue reading The City We Became – A Book Review

Teacher Life

Easy Does It (A Guest Post)

Hey Y'all! I'm super excited to introduce Dani of the site Dani Does Stuff. I've known her since we were in high school (maybe even longer tbh lol). We even did our cotillion together! I reached out to her after stalking her instapage and I was like oh yeah I gotta have her on my… Continue reading Easy Does It (A Guest Post)