Buddy Read for Black History Month

Just popping in to invite you all to join in on a Buddy Read of the nonfiction title The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America's Great Migration by Isabel Wilkerson. Jamise (@spinesvines) and I are co-hosting a Goodreads group for this buddy read and are hoping for so many readers to join us! We … Continue reading Buddy Read for Black History Month

The Milk Lady of Bangalore by Shoba Narayan

Thanks to Algonquin Books for the review copy of this book! Another fabulous nonfiction title that I just HAD to make time to share about here! It releases on January 23, 2018. The Milk Lady of Bangalore: An Unexpected Adventure by Shoba Narayan (Algonquin Books ~ January 23, 2018) My rating: 5 of 5 stars … Continue reading The Milk Lady of Bangalore by Shoba Narayan

When They Call You a Terrorist: A Black Lives Memoir

Thanks to St. Martin's Press for the free review copy of this title - all opinions are my own. You all know that I very rarely do blog posts for a single review any more......but this one more than merits the time and attention, I assure you. This title releases on Tuesday, January 16, 2018 … Continue reading When They Call You a Terrorist: A Black Lives Memoir

Required Purchase: Speaking Our Truth

As I have mentioned lately, I'm struggling to find the time to post for each book that I read. However, some titles are so urgent and timely and important that I need to get them out to everyone I know as quickly as I can. This is one of those books. It's a title I … Continue reading Required Purchase: Speaking Our Truth

American Wolf by Nate Blakeslee

American Wolf: A True Story of Survival and Obsession in the West by Nate Blakeslee (Crown Publishing ~ October 17, 2017) My rating: 5 of 5 stars Stunningly addictive, this nonfiction account of wolves, Yellowstone and humanity reads like a fictional account of dueling mob families in a turf war. A must-read for nature lovers … Continue reading American Wolf by Nate Blakeslee