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 [...]

Everything, Everything by Nicola Yoon – Review and Trailer!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=42KNwQ6u42U Happy belated Valentine's Day, y'all! The internet gifted us the other night with the new trailer for Everything, Everything and I'm in love! I didn't plan for the trailer to be released at the same time I was finishing this book. Since that's the way it goes, I've decided to post both my review of [...]

Celebrate Black History Month with Some Amazing Fiction

Welcome to February! What is with February and being all romantic and lovely and all those good things in the world? It's like December is all about Christmas even though there's so much more going on in December than just Christmas. But February is also Black History Month and being an advocate for diverse reads, [...]