November 2017 Wrap Up

November seemed to go quickly, but also jam packed with news, articles, and great reads. I had a blast this November and here are some of the highlights. Thanksgiving at my in lawsI've never had Thanksgiving at anyone else's house before. I've always had it with my family with the same meal and the same [...]

Pachinko by Min Jin Lee

My grandparents were married during the Japanese occupation of Korea. There's only two remaining photos of my grandparents from that time both taken on their wedding day. The whole family was out in front of their house standing to take the picture while a massive Japanese flag waved in the background. My family background is [...]

I’m making an earnest TBR for August because I can’t be trusted

I bought way too many books this month and it's only day 9! At this rate I'll be building a fort and living in my books. Also I've been pretty lazy with reading and instead have been watching The Bachelorette. I'm still sore about the ending! In an effort to keep myself in check and [...]

June 2017 Book Haul

I recently received some lovely book mail and I couldn't be more excited about them. Two debut novels from two new authors means that the world is filling up with more beautiful words and stories for us to read and enjoy. Flesh and Bone and Water by Luiza Sauma Published by Scriber Books. André is [...]