Quickie ARC Review: Parker by Jack Harbon (Release Date: Apr. 20, 2021)

Content Warnings: mentions and depictions of intimate partner violence, mentions of self harm (cutting), mentions of sexual assault, mentions of drug/alcohol abuse, depictions of drug/alcohol abuse, depictions of anxiety/panic attacks, depictions of homophobia, graphic violence, on -page sex. Official Goodreads Synopsis: People come to me because I fix things.Broken taillights, faulty dishwashers, you name it….

ARC Review: The Intimacy Experiment (Release Date Apr. 6, 2021)

Content Warnings: slut-shaming, misogyny, harassment of sex workers Official Goodreads Synopsis: Naomi and Ethan will test the boundaries of love in this provocative romance from the author of the ground-breaking debut, The Roommate. Naomi Grant has built her life around going against the grain. After the sex-positive start-up she cofounded becomes an international sensation, she wants…

ARC Review: The Gilded Ones by Naima Forna (Release Date: Feb. 9, 2021)

Content Warnings: Violence, blood, physical abuse, gore, death, murder, grief, sexism and misogyny, torture, PTSD and trauma, mentions of rape Official Goodreads Synopsis: Sixteen-year-old Deka lives in fear and anticipation of the blood ceremony that will determine whether she will become a member of her village. Already different from everyone else because of her unnatural…

Top Ten Tuesday: Resolutions/Hopes for 2021

Welcome to Top Ten Tuesday everyone! First let me say that this weekly meme was created by  The Broke and the Bookish and is now hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl. It was created to bring bookish friends together and spread the love of lists! This week the we’re talking about resolutions and hopes for 2021. Let’s…

Issa Vibe: Did My Last 5 Reads Pass the Vibe Check?

Hello hello! Welcome to the first vibe check of 2021! This idea was inspired by an amazing blogger named Saoudia here in the blogging world. The general idea is to tell you about my most recent reads and whether or not they pass my vibe check. Not sure what a vibe check is? All that means is did…

Top Ten Tuesday: Most Anticipated Releases for the First Half of 2021

Welcome to the first Top Ten Tuesday of 2021 everyone! First let me say that this weekly meme was created by  The Broke and the Bookish and is now hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl. It was created to bring bookish friends together and spread the love of lists! This week the we’re talking about our most…

Quickie ARC Review: Roman & Jewel by Dana L. Davis (Release Date: Jan. 5, 2021)

Read for:-Honest Netgalley ARC Review-StartOnYourShelfathon-ARC Apocalypse Content Warning: Discussions of suicide Official Goodreads Synopsis: If Romeo and Juliet got the Hamilton treatment…who would play the leads? This vividly funny, honest, and charming romantic novel by Dana L. Davis is the story of a girl who thinks she has what it takes…and the world thinks so, too. Jerzie…