Anticipated Reads: July 2022

Summer is in full effect! How are you in your summer reading challenge (wish I could still get a prize from the library)? You know the deal! Here are some of my anticipated new releases for this month: General Fiction Sister Mother Warrior by Vanessa Riley Release date July 12 I also read Island Queen.Continue reading “Anticipated Reads: July 2022”

Must Love Books: Book Review

Must Love Books by Shauna Robinson My rating: 3 of 5 stars This book is perfect for the quarter life crisis. Nora thinks publishing is her dream job is working in publishing, but she feels stagnant and unfulfilled. When she meets Andrew Santos, She starts questioning her happiness level and if publishing is really whereContinue reading “Must Love Books: Book Review”

A Book about a “Crazy” Black Woman

At first glance in Luster by Raven Leilani, Edie is a crazy Black woman, one of those where Black men and white women would easily call a “crazy bitch”. She is fueled by sex and wrapped up entirely in her own pain. Her train of thought was erratic and non sequitur, and darkly hilarious (hella dark). ThroughoutContinue reading “A Book about a “Crazy” Black Woman”