Book Review — Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeyemi

Tomi Adeyemi’s Children of Blood and Bone glimmers with the magic that is at the core of its story. It has been over a decade since Orïsha thrived with the magic of its 10 maji clans. The day that King Saran snipped their connection to the gods and doused out magic is all too clear inContinue reading “Book Review — Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeyemi”

Book Review — I’ll Be Your Blue Sky by Marisa de los Santos

On the precipice of Clare’s wedding, Edith (a total stranger) helps her realize what a big mistake she is about to make. Gathering all her courage, Clare breaks off her engagement to kind yet temperamental Zach. Weeks of anguish later, she receives a letter that informs her of Edith’s demise and that Edith has bequeathedContinue reading “Book Review — I’ll Be Your Blue Sky by Marisa de los Santos”

Book Review — Small Acts of Freedom by Gurmehar Kaur

“I don’t fear this place that people go to and never come back. I fear this place where people have to survive each and every day on memories of two and half years, holding on to them for the rest of their lives, however long they live.” Small Acts of Freedom is a testament to theContinue reading “Book Review — Small Acts of Freedom by Gurmehar Kaur”