Welcome to the first of my book recommendations series! Kicking off this series of posts is my non-fiction recommendations. I only recently started reading non-fiction novels, so my list isn’t extensive but it’s a list I would recommend over and over. I tried to choose novels from varying subgenres. So, without further ado… Clicking each … Continue reading Non-Fiction Book Recommendations!
Genre: Non Fiction, Feminism Publisher: Harper Perennial Edited and with an introduction by Roxane Gay, the New York Times bestselling and deeply beloved author of Bad Feminist and Hunger, this anthology of first-person essays tackles rape, assault, and harassment head-on. In this valuable and revealing anthology, cultural critic and bestselling author Roxane Gay collects original and … Continue reading Not That Bad: Dispatches From Rape Culture edited by Roxane Gay
Hello everyone and welcome to my June 2018 wrap-up! During the month of June, I read 12 books and there were all pretty great! The first two books are the best books I read this month from two very different genres then the rest are in the order I read them. A lot of these reviews … Continue reading Monthly Wrap-Up | June 2018
Genre: Non-Fiction, Feminism Publisher: Harper Perennial Pink is my favorite color. I used to say my favorite color was black to be cool, but it is pink—all shades of pink. If I have an accessory, it is probably pink. I read Vogue, and I’m not doing it ironically, though it might seem that way. I once … Continue reading Bad Feminist – Roxane Gay
The original creators are Read Like Wildfire and Earl Grey Books. Watch their original videos: Read Like Wildfire & Earl Grey Books. This is one of my favourite tags to do. It's a great way to look back on reading trends. This year, I noticed that none of the books I've read really stood out. I think this … Continue reading Mid Year Book Freak Out Tag | 2018
Hello everyone and welcome to my May 2018 wrap-up! During the month of May, I read 15 books. It was another mediocre month. The first two books are the best books I read this month from two very different genres then the rest are in the order I read them. A lot of these reviews are … Continue reading Monthly Wrap-Up | May 2018
Genre: Memoir Publisher: HarperCollins From the bestselling author of Bad Feminist: a searingly honest memoir of food, weight, self-image, and learning how to feed your hunger while taking care of yourself “I ate and ate and ate in the hopes that if I made myself big, my body would be safe. I buried the girl I … Continue reading Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body – Roxane Gay