Book Review: Honey Girl by Morgan Rogers

Title: Honey Girl Author: Morgan Rogers Page Count: 293 Publication Date: 02/2021 Rating: 4.5/5 stars I’d just finished The Prophets by Robert Johnson Jr. when I decided to start Honey Girl. As much as I enjoyed The Prophets, it had a very emotionally laborious plot (when is slavery not emotional) and incredibly challenging prose. IContinue reading “Book Review: Honey Girl by Morgan Rogers”

Romance Books by Black Authors You Should Read This Month

If you know me, you know I love a good romance novel as much as I love a thriller and since it’s Black History Month and, Valentines Day is around the corner, I want to highlight love stories written for and by Black women. Ties That Tether by Jane Igharo Azure is a Nigerian native,Continue reading “Romance Books by Black Authors You Should Read This Month”

Book Review: Black Buck by Mateo Askaripour

Thanks Goodreads for sending me a copy of Black Buck in exchange for an honest review. Title: Black Buck Author: Mateo Askaripour Page Count: 381 Publication Date: 01/2021 Rating: 4/5 stars Happy New Year everyone! I’m back with my first book review of 2021. I’m really excited about this one because I’ve been looking forwardContinue reading “Book Review: Black Buck by Mateo Askaripour”

Book Review: Leave The World Behind by Rumaan Alam

Title: Leave The World Behind Author: Rumaan Alam Page Count: 240 Publication Date: 10/2020 Rating: 4/5 stars Let me start by saying that I read a lot, but I do not review every book I read. Between a full-time job and side hustling my way into a copywriting career, I don’t have as much timeContinue reading “Book Review: Leave The World Behind by Rumaan Alam”

Book Review: Catherine House by Elisabeth Thomas

Title: Catherine House Author: Elisabeth Thomas Page Count: 320 Publication Date: 5/2020 Rating: 2/5 stars I almost always finish books. Up until earlier this year, I considered it a personal failure to DNF a book, no matter how bad it was. But sometimes, I come across a book that makes me want to like itContinue reading “Book Review: Catherine House by Elisabeth Thomas”

Glory: Magical Visions of Black Beauty

Note: I received an Advance Reader Copy (ARC) from Goodreads in exchange for an honest review. I’ll be honest, I totally forgot entering to win a copy of this book, but I was so pleased when I found out I won. I mean first of all, look at the cover. A beautiful Black child adornedContinue reading “Glory: Magical Visions of Black Beauty”