Long Way Down

Long Way Down

Jason Reynolds pens a haunting novel in verse that leaves the reader breathless. After Will’s brother, Shawn, is murdered, Will finds the gun Shawn stashed in their bedroom and heads […]

Ghost

Ghost

What a delightful, quick audiobook experience! Castle “Ghost” Cranshaw has always been running… from the stigma of his poor neighborhood, from the memories of his violent father, from his own […]

They Both Die at the End

They Both Die at the End

I’ll be honest: in the beginning I wasn’t sure if I would be able to connect with these characters, particularly Rufus. By the end, though, they became a lesson to […]

Two Bios and a Gay Romance

Two Bios and a Gay Romance

I had a pretty awesome reading week trying to squeeze in a few more queer books before the end of June. I’m still working on one of them so I’ll […]

Quick Picks: Spring 2017

Quick Picks: Spring 2017

Comics I read  this in issues way back when those came out.  This was a great story arc about teamwork and sticking together. I just love these girls and how […]

Series Review: March

Series Review: March

I can’t speak for other areas of the country, but in Alabama we spend a good amount of time learning about the Civil Rights movement. Alabama was at the center […]

History is All You Left Me

History is All You Left Me

Griffin’s grief is palpable from the first chapter of History. He can barely talk himself into attending the funeral and, when he does, he’s adamant about wearing Theo’s hoodie. Griffin […]

Quick Picks: Fall 2016

Quick Picks: Fall 2016

Here are some books and comics I read last Fall that I’m finally getting around to writing about. Enjoy! Comics I love the Rat Queens so much. If you want […]