Top 5 Tuesday – Top Authors A – E

Hey Bookwyrms! I’m so excited to participate in Shanah’s Top 5 Tuesday! If you’d like to check out the different prompts for March and participate, click here . This month is extra special because we’re highlighting authors! I’ve decided to go by last names since that’s usually the first thing I see on the spines…

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Slapping “Multi-ethnic” Faces on Book Covers doesn’t work!

Really Barnes & Noble and Penguin Random House? Did you think this was the best way to “kickoff” Black History Month? By slapping black faces on books that either don’t include us OR if by some miracle they do it’s some old false narrative that should literally be thrown in the garbage. Wait, I’m getting…

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Monday Movie Review – Just Mercy

Happy Martin Luther King Jr. Day! Normally, I don’t review movies on here. But I’ve become a huge movie buff in recent years. And more importantly, when you watch a movie that has moved you to the point of blubbering, I think its best to share your opinion with the world. Last week, Sunday January…

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Ramona Blue

Ramona Blue by Julie Murphy Synopsis – goodreads Ramona was only five years old when Hurricane Katrina changed her life forever. Since then, it’s been Ramona and her family against the world. Standing over six feet tall with unmistakable blue hair, Ramona is sure of three things: she likes girls, she’s fiercely devoted to her…

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This Time Next Door

This Time Next Door by Gretchen Galway Synopsis – goodreads Twenty-six-year-old Rose Devlin may shop in the plus-size department, but she’s never had a problem attracting men—with disastrous consequences. Recovering from her latest mistake, Rose has sworn off casual sex and moved to California to grow up, help her best friend, and make something of…

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Love and Gelato

Love & Gelato by Jenna Evans Welch Synopsis – goodreads “I made the wrong choice.” Lina is spending the summer in Tuscany, but she isn’t in the mood for Italy’s famous sunshine and fairy-tale landscape. She’s only there because it was her mother’s dying wish that she get to know her father. But what kind…

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