YA Book Review

The Wednesday Review: Dumplin’ by Julie Murphy

The Book: Book Title: Dumplin' Book Author: Julie Murphy Genre: YA Contemporary Publishing Date: September 15th, 2015 Publisher: Balzer + Bray Synopsis: Self-proclaimed fat girl Willowdean Dickson (dubbed “Dumplin’” by her former beauty queen mom) has always been at home in her own skin. Her thoughts on having the ultimate bikini body? Put a bikini on your body.… Continue reading The Wednesday Review: Dumplin’ by Julie Murphy

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Calendar Girls: July Theme and Updates

"Like a firecracker all aglow" Hello Calendar Girls Participants! It's been a blast seeing your posts about your favorite LGBTQ+ books! We hope you are looking forward to the chat this month! I've got several books I need to add to my TBR, and some of them sound like they would be perfect Summer reads!… Continue reading Calendar Girls: July Theme and Updates

Faerie Tale Friday · YA Book Review

Faerie Tale Friday: Once Upon a Shoe by A.R. Summers

The Book: Book Title: Once Upon A Shoe Book Author: A.R. Summers Genre: YA Fantasy/ Faerie Tale Retelling Publishing Date: February 2nd, 2019 Publisher: Self Published Synopsis: Magic shoes, family problems, and a midnight deadline... How much do you really know about Cinderella's fairytale? Ella always knew she'd marry for love or not at all. She… Continue reading Faerie Tale Friday: Once Upon a Shoe by A.R. Summers

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Calendar Girls: Pride (Favorite Book with LGBTQ+ Representation)

Summer is almost here! This year has been flying by! We had loads of fun celebrating Mother's Day last month. We enjoyed celebrating Women's History Month and Black History Month, but now it's time to celebrate Pride! ~Pride: (Favorite Book with LGBTQ+ Representation)~ Runner Ups: I didn't want to go in to any detail with… Continue reading Calendar Girls: Pride (Favorite Book with LGBTQ+ Representation)