Book Review: American War

Book Review: American War

American War by Omar El Akkad Alternate Future Dystopia 333 pages Published 2017 By now you probably know there are a few things I tend to enjoy in novels. Dystopias, Fantasies, Debut Novels, and Diversity tend to peak my interest, and American War is a dystopian debut novel by an Egyptian-Canadian author. And it’s FANTASTIC. … Continue reading

Book Review: The Last Neanderthal

Book Review: The Last Neanderthal

The Last Neanderthal Claire Cameron Historical/Literary Fiction 272 pages Published 2017 Maybe I need to stop trying to read the more literary types of fiction. I’m always left with this vague mixture of “what the hell did I just read?” and “why did I just read that?” Like – I don’t know what I’m supposed … Continue reading

Book Review: Tears We Cannot Stop

Book Review: Tears We Cannot Stop

Tears We Cannot Stop: A Sermon to White America by Michael Eric Dyson Nonfiction 228 pages Published 2017 I’m always trying to continue to educate myself on my white privilege, America’s racist history, and civil rights and activism in general. Tears We Cannot Stop fits neatly into that category, but it’s not an easy-to-read book. … Continue reading

Series Review: The Changeling Chronicles

Series Review: The Changeling Chronicles

Faerie Blood Faerie Magic Faerie Realm Faerie Wrath Faerie Curse Faerie Hunt Faerie War Emma L. Adams Urban Fantasy Around 400 pages each Published 2016-17 Oh my. This is a seven-book series, only available on Kindle, as far as I can tell, and they’re very good. (The whole series is free via Kindle Unlimited.) There … Continue reading