“The Mermaid’s Voice Returns in This One” by Amanda Lovelace (ARC Review)

i am magic / all the days i am / a woman / & i am magic / all the days i am / not. Goodreads Choice Award-winning poet and USA TODAY bestselling author Amanda Lovelace presents the mermaid’s voice returns in this one — the third and final installment in her “women are some … Continue reading “The Mermaid’s Voice Returns in This One” by Amanda Lovelace (ARC Review)

Princess and Pages October Wrap-up + Book Haul

"Memory had a habit of erasing, leaving only the most necessary." --Daisy Johnson, Everything Under Hello November!But before I completely say farewell to October, please join me in looking back at the awesome reading month that was. I met a number of new favorite authors: Truman Capote, Oyinkan Braithwaite and Daisy Johnson. I was reminded … Continue reading Princess and Pages October Wrap-up + Book Haul

“The Night Is Short, Walk on Girl” by Tomihiko Morimi (ARC Review)

"No matter how long the night, dawn is bound to come.” A college student spends an evening out, unwittingly attracting the attention of various men whose paths she crosses. One in particular, an upperclassman who has been nursing a crush on her for some time, has chosen this night to make his true feelings known. … Continue reading “The Night Is Short, Walk on Girl” by Tomihiko Morimi (ARC Review)

The Miracle of “Miracle Creek” by Angie Kim

"That was the thing about lies: they demanded commitment." The “gripping… page-turner” (Time) hitting all the best of summer reading lists, Miracle Creek is perfect for book clubs and fans of Liane Moriarty and Celeste Ng. How far will you go to protect your family? Will you keep their secrets? Ignore their lies? In a … Continue reading The Miracle of “Miracle Creek” by Angie Kim

Looking at Life’s Checkpoints: “You Are Here” by Dawn Lanuza

"Not all heartbreaks have to end with you broken." Growth and change—two powerful anthems resonate throughout this collection of poetry and prose that will leave you feeling emboldened and empowered. You Are Here is Dawn Lanuza’s newest collection of contemporary poetry that lends itself to the idea of giving ourselves second chances. These self-healing poems and … Continue reading Looking at Life’s Checkpoints: “You Are Here” by Dawn Lanuza