10 Middle-Grade Books By Black Authors to Read

When I was a kid, it was difficult to find books written by black authors. However, times are quickly changing, and we have a much wider variety of middle-grade books to read that are written by black authors. I’m sharing 10 amazing middle-grade books that were written by black authors. …

Book Review: The Black Kids by Christina Hammonds Reed

Publisher: Simon and Schuster Books for Young ReadersRelease Date: August 4, 2020Genre: Young Adult ContemporaryMy Rating: 4/5 Stars “Because things have to get better, don’t they? Or maybe they don’t. But we do.” I had the pleasure of being chosen to participate in THE BLACK KIDS book tour. Thank you …

12 Mysteries and Thrillers to Read in 2020

In recent years, I’ve become a huge fan of thrillers. Thankfully, 2020 has been filled with great thriller reads, with more anticipated books to be released later this year. I’m sharing some of my favorite thrillers this year as well as a few of my most anticipated thrillers that are …

10 Books I Read in June: The Other Mrs., The Institute, and More

June was a pretty good reading month for me. I read ten books and most of them were rated four stars or higher. I think the biggest surprise for me this month was that I read a couple of middle-grade novels and I really enjoyed them. Middle-grade isn’t a genre …

11 New Books You Need to Read This Summer

Summer is right around the corner, which means it’s the perfect time to put together your summer TBR (to be read) list. If you’re looking for a few suggestions, I’ve created a list of 11 new books you should read this summer. Whether I’m lounging on the beach or relaxing …