Concrete Rose by Angie Thomas | Book Review

The following is from Goodreads: If there’s one thing seventeen-year-old Maverick Carter knows, it’s that a real man takes care of his family. As the son of a former gang legend, Mav does that the only way he knows how: dealing for the King Lords. With this money he can help his mom, who worksContinue reading “Concrete Rose by Angie Thomas | Book Review”

Author Appreciation | Angie Thomas

It’s been a while since I’ve done an Author Appreciation where I dedicate a post to gushing about a certain author who makes me happy. Not only that, but so far the some of the ones that I’ve featured deal with some tough topics in their books (Becky Albertalli and Elizabeth Acevedo). And also consideringContinue reading “Author Appreciation | Angie Thomas”

Goodreads Monday | 1.11.21

It’s been a while since I did one of these posts, but I figured it’d be fun to do. Goodreads Monday is a weekly meme that was started by Lauren’s Page Turners. The meme is pretty easy to follow; to participate simply choose a random book from your TBR and explain why you want toContinue reading “Goodreads Monday | 1.11.21”

Author Appreciation | Jenn Bennett

I’m back with another Author Appreciation post, where I spend some time gushing over my favorite authors. I want to give some attention to authors who I love that might not be getting the attention they deserve. Their books make me so happy, and I can’t help but gush over them. And Jenn Bennett isContinue reading “Author Appreciation | Jenn Bennett”