REVIEW: The Last Nomad

“Stories have always created understanding and connection between humans. In this great era of misunderstanding, I wish to help rein us back to our shared humanity.” ———————– The story of Shugri’s life opened a new door for me, one that helped me to understand the life of women in Somalia. Born to a nomadic tribe,Continue reading “REVIEW: The Last Nomad”

⚡️ REVIEW: The Dark Descent of Elizabeth Frankenstein ⚡️

The Dark Descent of Elizabeth Frankenstein envisions a young ward of the Frankenstein family who captures the eye of Victor. Escaping from her life of poverty seems like a dream and she ingratiates herself with the family becoming a companion to their unusual son. She begins to see that something might be not quite rightContinue reading “⚡️ REVIEW: The Dark Descent of Elizabeth Frankenstein ⚡️”

REVIEW: Redemptor

“The only thing more powerful than a wish is purpose.” ————————————— The Raybearer was one of my favorite fantasy reads of last year and Redemptor is a beautiful ending to the story. Tarisai is the principled heroine that we all need in our lives. She learns some hard lessons as she must build her councilContinue reading “REVIEW: Redemptor”

Currently Reading – Impersonation

Impersonation is the story of a woman who is a freelance ghostwriter, she is stuck having to balance her own mediocre “must make ends meet” world with the worlds of her fabulous subjects. She’s a woman who had her own dreams and is having to balance the reality of how life turned out.  So asContinue reading “Currently Reading – Impersonation”

Mid-Year Top 15 : #1-5

Now for the top five of 2020 so far… ordering these was like choosing between favorite children. I hope you’ve enjoyed counting down with me! #5 – Of Women and Salt Powerful women against insurmountable circumstances who persevere. The women in this story are inspirational and I came away feeling so deeply for what immigrantContinue reading “Mid-Year Top 15 : #1-5”

🇺🇸 Happy Independence Day 🇺🇸

Happy 4th of July to my American friends! Happy Sunday to everyone else! As most know, my main book review / promotion platform is Instagram and they’ve put me in Instagram Jail until July 10th. 😫 I’m sad about it but I guess that will give me more time to focus my energies here. AndContinue reading “🇺🇸 Happy Independence Day 🇺🇸”

☀️ June Wrap Up ☀️

I feel like June was kind of a slow month for me, even though I was on vacation I spent more time in the pool than actually reading. But I managed to finish 20 books and FINALLY got my Netgalley percentage to 40%, it’s a steep mountain to climb y’all!  Pulse ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ The Kingdoms ⭐️⭐️Continue reading “☀️ June Wrap Up ☀️”

REVIEW: Finding Napoleon

“I asked first. When no Justice is forthcoming, a man has the right to make his own.” ——————– I’ll admit, I am not a great expert on Napoleon or that particular time in European history. For some reason, it’s just an era that has not sparked my interest before now. When I got the opportunityContinue reading “REVIEW: Finding Napoleon”

Pub Day REVIEW: The Fiancee

Drama. Drama. Drama. When Summer joins her husband’s family for a vacation week at their Pennsylvania estate she is overjoyed at the thought of spending time with this peaceful, loving family. When an unexpected guest joins them she begins to fear the disruption to their bonding time, her worst fears are realized when one ofContinue reading “Pub Day REVIEW: The Fiancee”

REVIEW: Shutter

Betty is “tall, thin and lost.” She’s just Anthony Marino’s type. Anthony is Hollywood’s it boy and he thinks Betty is perfect for his new project. He offers her $40,000 to join the film which has no script and will require her to change her appearance and spend a few weeks in a remote MaineContinue reading “REVIEW: Shutter”