Book Review: Sasha Masha

Sasha Masha by Agnes Borinsky

Author: Agnes Borinksy Narrator: Agnes Borinksy Publication Date: November 10, 2020 ★★★★ Book Description In this #OwnVoices LGBTQ young adult debut, Alex comes to realize his true identity as a young woman named Sasha Masha. Alex feels like he is in the wrong body. His skin feels strange against his bones. And then comes Tracy,…

Book Review: Happily Ever Afters

Happily Ever Afters by Elise Bryant

Author: Elise Bryant Publication Date: January 5, 2021 ★★★★★ Book Description Jane the Virgin meets To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before in this charming debut romantic comedy filled with Black Girl Magic. Perfect for fans of Jenny Han, Mary H.K. Choi, and Nicola Yoon. Sixteen-year-old Tessa Johnson has never felt like the protagonist in her own life.…

Book Review: The Girl with the Louding Voice

The Girl with the louding voice by Abi Dare

Author: Abi Dare Narrator: Adjoa Andoh ★★★★★ Book Review The Girl with the Louding Voice by Abi Dare is one of the best books I’ve ever read. The Girl with the Louding Voice is the story of a fourteen year old girl fighting for a better life.  All Adunni has ever wanted was an education.…

WWW #2

WWW Wednesdays

WWW Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Sam @ Taking On A World of Words where you answer three fixed questions. What are you currently reading? One daring to-do list and a crash course in flirtation turn a Type A overachiever’s world upside down. When her flailing department lands on the university’s chopping block, Professor Naya…

Can’t Wait Wednesday #3

Can't Wait Wednesday

Can’t-Wait Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted here, at Wishful Endings, to spotlight and discuss the books we’re excited about that we have yet to read. Generally they’re books that have yet to be released. It’s based on Waiting on Wednesday, hosted by the fabulous Jill at Breaking the Spine. If you’re continuing with WOW, feel free to…

Book Review: Dear Justyce

Book Review Dear Justyce by Nic Stone

Author: Nic Stone Narrator: Dion Graham Publication Date: September 28, 2020 ★★★★★ Book REview Dear Justyce by Nic Stone is a great YA own voices novel about the American juvenile justice system. Dear Justyce is an excellent sequel to Dear Martin. It can be read as a standalone, but this series is so good I…

Book Review: Mexican Gothic

Book Review Mexican Gothic by Silvia Moreno-Garcia

Author: Silvia Moreno-Garcia Publication Date: June 30, 2020 ★★★★ Book Review Noemi’s cousin sends her a letter asking for help. Noemi’s dad makes her go help. Her cousin lives in the Mexican countryside. Noemi doesn’t know what to expect hardly knowing the husband and being unfamiliar with the area. Once Noemi is in the house,…

Book Review: Punching the Air

Book Review Punching the Air by Ibi Zoboi and Yusef Salaam

Author: Ibi Zoboi and Yusef Salaam Narrator: Ethan Herisse Publication Date: September 1, 2020 ★★★★★ REview Punching the Air by Ibi Zoboi and Yusef Salaam is a fantastic book about race. This is one of those books I wish everyone would read. I rate this along with The Hate You Give. A black teenager, Amal,…