Review (Sort of): Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl by Issa Rae

Before I get to the review, I want to remind you of the Jane Eyre giveaway that's going on right now. If you'd like to win a copy for yourself or someone else click HERE to enter. Title: The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl Author: Issa Rae Format: Paperback, 204 pages Genre: Humor ISBN-13: 978-1476749075 Publisher: … Continue reading Review (Sort of): Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl by Issa Rae

Book Beginnings & The Friday 56 – The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl by Issa Rae

This year I'm participating in several reading challenges, and this week's Book Beginnings and Friday 56 is an added book to my Diversity Reading Challenge. I remember hearing about the Awkward Black Girl YouTube series when the book came out and watched a couple of episodes and laughed til my gut hurt. I also related … Continue reading Book Beginnings & The Friday 56 – The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl by Issa Rae

Book Chat: The Strange Library by Haruki Murakami

Title: The Strange Library Author: Haruki Murakami Format: Paperback, 96 pages Genre: Magical Realism ISBN-13: 978-0385354301 Publisher: Knopf Release Date: December 2014 🍒🍒🍒🍒 [Read | Skim] [Buy | Borrow] I was supposed to read this as part of a novella challenge I was going to do, but life happened and the challenge didn't get done. … Continue reading Book Chat: The Strange Library by Haruki Murakami

Book Chat: The Gun by Fuminori Nakamura

Title: The Gun Author: Fuminori Nakamura Format: Hardcover, 198 pages Genre: Crime Fiction ISBN-13: 978-1616955908 Publisher: Soho Crime Release Date: 2016 🍒🍒🍒🍒 [Read | Skim] [Buy | Borrow] Last year I decided to diversify my reading, so this year I created a Diversity Reading Challenge I found The Gun by Fuminori Nakamura at my local library's book shop, Red Chair Bookshop. I … Continue reading Book Chat: The Gun by Fuminori Nakamura

Book Beginnings & The Friday 56 – Their Eyes by Zora Hurston

This weeks Book Beginnings and Friday 56 is Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston. Their Eyes is doing triple duty. I'll be reading it for book club next month and it's part of my Diversity Reading Challenge and Back to Classics Challenge. It's been on my reread list for a long time having … Continue reading Book Beginnings & The Friday 56 – Their Eyes by Zora Hurston