Why I'm No Longer Talking to White People About Race by Reni Eddo-Lodge Book Review

Why I’m No Longer Talking to White People About Race by Reni Eddo-Lodge: Book Review

Hello, friends! Today I’m talking about Reni Eddo-Lodge’s 2017 debut: Why I’m No Longer Talking to White People About Race. Don’t let its provocative title fool you; this is an incredibly thorough, well-researched, and rational address to anti-racist BIPOC and non-marginalized allies alike.

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The Silent Patient - Alex Michaelides - Book Review

The Silent Patient by Alex Michaelides: Book Review

Hello, friends! Today I’m sharing my thoughts on Alex Michaelides’s The Silent Patient. Despite the writing showing clear signs of being a debut novel and side characters who fade in and out of existence as needed, Michaelides’s debut infuses a fresh perspective to a familiar kind of thriller.

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Between the World and Me - Ta-Nehisi Coates - Book Review

Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates: Book Review

Hello, friends! Today, I’m sharing my review of Ta-Nehisi Coates’s book, Between the World and Me. Undoubtedly heartfelt and profoundly introspective, Coates attempts to answer the question: what does it mean to inhabit a Black body, and how does one reckon with all that that entails?

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Axiom's End - Lindsay Ellis - Book Review

Axiom’s End by Lindsay Ellis: Book Review

Hello, friends! Today, I’m sharing my review of Lindsay Ellis’s debut, Axiom’s End. A solid first-contact story, Axiom’s End features wonderful world-building, excellent espionage, and most importantly, really cool aliens. Keep reading to hear my thoughts on the first book in the Noumena series.

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The Picture of Dorian Gray - Oscar Wilde - Book Review

The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde: Book Review

Hello, friends! Today I’m sharing a review for The Picture of Dorian Gray. I doubt anyone needs a modern opinion on a classic novel that’s been talked about far more and far better than I ever could, but this is one of my favorite classics and I wanted to share my thoughts!

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The Fifth Season - N.K. Jemisin - Book Review

The Fifth Season by N.K. Jemisin: Book Review

Hello, friends! Today I’m reviewing my favorite book of 2020: The Fifth Season, the first book in N.K. Jemisin’s Broken Earth trilogy. With multiple POVs, several timelines, and a diverse cast of characters, her novel tells a visceral tale of losing, finding, and forging yourself through fire.

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