Who loves road trips? Road trips always feel like an adventure to me. Now, what books about road trips? I didn't even realize how much I enjoy this genre until I read these books about road trips. While these books evoke the feeling of a good ol' road trip, some of them are tearjerkers, others [...]
Whoo! Wasn't March just the longest month ever? To prove it, I read more books than I've read in any other month this year. Just check out my February reads and January reads if you don't believe me. This month was a varied reading month--I literally read the best books I've read in a while, [...]
Aren't books about female friendships just the greatest? My favorite kinds of books in general are those that explore a variety of relationships. I've read and loved books about female friendships, the dynamics of married couples, parent-child relationships, and even male friendships. This list of books about female friendships has been burning a hole in [...]
In February, I read 14 books spanning YA, middle-grade, chapter books, and adult non-fiction. Here's a quick round up and more books for your TBR.
New freelance writer or editor seeking to improve your skills? These are 20 of the best books on writing and editing to take your work to the next level!
January was a great month for reading! I read 15 phenomenal books including picture books, chapter books, middle grade, YA, adult fiction and non-fiction. Read to see my five favorite reads in January.
Helping kids enjoy reading is so close to my heart. Sometimes teachers and parents focus too much on teaching kids to pronounce words, and not enough on enjoying stories. Chapter books are a great next step once your child starts to want longer stories. You can either read them to your kids or let them [...]
A (not by any means exhaustive) list of 18 superb young adult novels by black authors featuring black protagonists. Get stacking!
The list includes memoirs, middle-grade novels, YA, and of course, literary fiction.
If you're on the hunt for novels featuring characters dealing with mental illness, today's your day. My favorite thing about these books is that while accurately depicting the struggles of mental illness -- from OCD to anxiety and major depression -- they're hopeful.