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February’s Massive Diverse Book Haul

Once again I’ve fallen victim to fabulously irresistible book deals that have lured me into their traps! As such, I have a diverse book haul that consists of approximately 35 books!! On one hand, I’m extremely proud of myself for being able to discover so many awesome diverse titles. On the other hand, I’m kicking…… Continue reading February’s Massive Diverse Book Haul

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Diversity Spotlight Thursday #2!: WOC Protagonists Edition!

Good afternoon, bibliophiles! Welcome back to another week of sharing fantastic diverse literature! The meme was created by the wonderful Aimal Farooq over at Bookshelves & Paperbacks in an effort to feature more diverse authors and books within the bookworm community! If you are interested in checking out this fun diversity party, just click the…… Continue reading Diversity Spotlight Thursday #2!: WOC Protagonists Edition!

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Diversity Spotlight Thursday #1

Good afternoon, bibliophiles! I decided to partake in this beautiful meme created by the wonderful and amazing Aimal Farooq over at Bookshelves & Paperbacks in an effort to feature more diverse authors and books within the bookworm community! If you are interested in checking out this fun diversity party, just click the BOLD PINK WORDS!…… Continue reading Diversity Spotlight Thursday #1

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January’s Diverse Book Mail

Hey bibliophiles! January turned out to be a rather pleasant month for me in terms of finding wonderful diverse books! Much of the haul consists of Asian, #OwnVoices titles, which is spectacular. Some of you may recall that one of my goals for 2017 is to read more #OwnVoices novels, so being able to find…… Continue reading January’s Diverse Book Mail

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Diverse & #OwnVoices Book Releases for 2017

Good afternoon my worldly book mates! With the end of December, 2016 will finally come to a close. On one hand, I’m so excited that this dreadfully fuck-shit of a year can be put behind us. Yet, another part of me, a small fuzzy part of me, will miss a tiny corner of 2016. It’s…… Continue reading Diverse & #OwnVoices Book Releases for 2017

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Parade: A Deeply Complex Examination of Life in the Big City

“I went on crying. The tears wouldn’t stop. It was like there was another me, totally separate, ignoring the real me, and crying like crazy.” I can’t think of a better description for what this book represents than this quote right here, up above this review, which I hope comes out sounding coherent. Parade by…… Continue reading Parade: A Deeply Complex Examination of Life in the Big City

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3 Laos Books for the Family

 I was sitting around drinking tea and chatting with some mates last week, delightful discussion on the importance of diversity in literature, when I realized that I needed to take my own advice. I’m a very passionate reader and admirer of Asian literature, but so far, I’ve only ever focused on Japan, China, and India.…… Continue reading 3 Laos Books for the Family