Like that? Read this! | The Black Flamingo

“Like That? Read This!” is my new weekly feature where I provide librarian-curated book recommendations. Each week I’ll be picking a recent release and sharing a list of similar books to pick up if you liked it! “Like That? Read This!” is also perfect when you’re waiting for a library copy of a hot new […]

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Can’t-Wait Wednesday | Cinderella is Dead

Can’t Wait Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Wishful Endings where bloggers share the books they can’t wait for. I use it here on my blog to highlight an upcoming release I’m excited for and tell you why it should be on your TBR! Title: Cinderella is Dead Author: Kalynn Bayron Publisher: Bloomsbury Release date: […]

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Monthly Wrap-Up | June 2020

‘ve spent a lot of time over the last month reflecting on how I use my platform, which books I’m reading and promoting, and the voices I’m amplifying.

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Review | In the Role of Brie Hutchens

Eighth grader Brie Hutchens dreams of being an actor on one of her beloved soap operas, and just knows that landing a role in the school play and convincing her parents to let her go to the performing arts high school will get her there.

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Cover Reveal | The Infinity Courts Scavenger Hunt

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It’s no secret that Akemi Dawn Bowman is one of my all-time favorite authors! Her #OwnVoices YA contemporaries are always diverse, beautifully written, and touch on important topics like mental health, identity, & family. I’m super excited for her sci-fi/fantasy debut, The Infinity Courts and am even more excited to be on the street team for […]

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Can’t-Wait Wednesday | The Voting Booth

Can’t Wait Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Wishful Endings where bloggers share the books they can’t wait for. I use it here on my blog to highlight an upcoming release I’m excited for and tell you why it should be on your TBR! Title: The Voting Booth Author: Brandy Colbert Publisher: Disney-Hyperion Release date: […]

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Review | Felix Ever After

Felix Love is worried he’ll never get his happily-ever-after–not when it comes to romance, or to his family, or to his art, or even to his own identity.

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Can’t-Wait Wednesday | Hunted by the Sky

Can’t Wait Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Wishful Endings where bloggers share the books they can’t wait for. I use it here on my blog to highlight an upcoming release I’m excited for and tell you why it should be on your TBR! Title: Hunted by the Sky Author: Tanaz Bhathena Publisher: Farrar, Straus […]

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It’s Monday! What are you reading? May 25, 2020

“It’s Monday! What are you reading?” is a weekly meme hosted by Book Date. The folks at Teacher Mentor Texts and Unleashing Readers have given #IMWAYR a new lens by focusing on books for kids & teens.

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