Find Me

๐—›๐—ฎ๐—ฝ๐—ฝ๐˜† ๐—ฃ๐˜‚๐—ฏ ๐——๐—ฎ๐˜† ๐˜๐—ผ ๐—™๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ฑ ๐— ๐—ฒ ๐—ฏ๐˜† Alafair Burke! ๐˜š๐˜ฐ๐˜ฎ๐˜ฆ ๐˜ฑ๐˜ข๐˜ด๐˜ต๐˜ด ๐˜ธ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฏโ€™๐˜ต ๐˜ด๐˜ต๐˜ข๐˜บ ๐˜ง๐˜ฐ๐˜ณ๐˜จ๐˜ฐ๐˜ต๐˜ต๐˜ฆ๐˜ฏ . . . She calls herself Hope Miller, but she has no idea who she actually is. Fifteen years ago, she was found in a small New Jersey town thrown from an overturned vehicle, with no clue to her identity. DoctorsContinue reading “Find Me”

Assembly

โœจ๐—”๐—จ๐——๐—œ๐—ข๐—•๐—ข๐—ข๐—ž ๐—ฅ๐—˜๐—ฉ๐—œ๐—˜๐—ชโœจ Come of age in the credit crunch. Be civil in a hostile environment. Go to college, get an education, start a career. Do all the right things. Buy an apartment. Buy art. Buy a sort of happiness. But above all, keep your head down. Keep quiet. And keep going. The narrator of AssemblyContinue reading “Assembly”

Feather

โœจ๐—•๐—ข๐—ข๐—ž ๐—ง๐—ข๐—จ๐—ฅโœจ ๐˜๐˜ต ๐˜ธ๐˜ข๐˜ด ๐˜ด๐˜ถ๐˜ฑ๐˜ฑ๐˜ฐ๐˜ด๐˜ฆ๐˜ฅ ๐˜ต๐˜ฐ ๐˜ฃ๐˜ฆ ๐˜ข ๐˜ฒ๐˜ถ๐˜ช๐˜ค๐˜ฌ ๐˜ฎ๐˜ช๐˜ด๐˜ด๐˜ช๐˜ฐ๐˜ฏ. ๐˜›๐˜ฉ๐˜ฆ ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฏ๐˜ญ๐˜บ ๐˜ต๐˜ฉ๐˜ช๐˜ฏ๐˜จ ๐˜ฒ๐˜ถ๐˜ช๐˜ค๐˜ฌ ๐˜ข๐˜ฃ๐˜ฐ๐˜ถ๐˜ต ๐˜ช๐˜ต ๐˜ธ๐˜ข๐˜ด ๐˜ฉ๐˜ฐ๐˜ธ ๐˜ณ๐˜ข๐˜ฑ๐˜ช๐˜ฅ๐˜ญ๐˜บ ๐˜ ๐˜ง๐˜ข๐˜ช๐˜ญ๐˜ฆ๐˜ฅ.โ€จโ€จ With only a month left to earn her missing feathers, twenty-year-old Leigh embarks on a trip to Paris to meet her newest project, twenty-five-year-old Jarod Adler, leader of the Parisian Mafia and the worstContinue reading “Feather”

This Time Next Year

๐˜›๐˜ฉ๐˜ฆ๐˜ช๐˜ณ ๐˜ญ๐˜ช๐˜ท๐˜ฆ๐˜ด ๐˜ฃ๐˜ฆ๐˜จ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ ๐˜ต๐˜ฐ๐˜จ๐˜ฆ๐˜ต๐˜ฉ๐˜ฆ๐˜ณ, ๐˜ฃ๐˜ถ๐˜ต ๐˜ต๐˜ฉ๐˜ฆ๐˜ช๐˜ณ ๐˜ธ๐˜ฐ๐˜ณ๐˜ญ๐˜ฅ๐˜ด ๐˜ค๐˜ฐ๐˜ถ๐˜ญ๐˜ฅ๐˜ฏ’๐˜ต ๐˜ฃ๐˜ฆ ๐˜ฎ๐˜ฐ๐˜ณ๐˜ฆ ๐˜ฅ๐˜ช๐˜ง๐˜ง๐˜ฆ๐˜ณ๐˜ฆ๐˜ฏ๐˜ต. ๐˜ˆ๐˜ง๐˜ต๐˜ฆ๐˜ณ ๐˜ต๐˜ฉ๐˜ช๐˜ณ๐˜ต๐˜บ ๐˜บ๐˜ฆ๐˜ข๐˜ณ๐˜ด ๐˜ฐ๐˜ง ๐˜ฎ๐˜ช๐˜ด๐˜ด๐˜ฆ๐˜ฅ ๐˜ค๐˜ฐ๐˜ฏ๐˜ฏ๐˜ฆ๐˜ค๐˜ต๐˜ช๐˜ฐ๐˜ฏ๐˜ด, ๐˜ต๐˜ฉ๐˜ฆ๐˜บ’๐˜ณ๐˜ฆ ๐˜ข๐˜ฃ๐˜ฐ๐˜ถ๐˜ต ๐˜ต๐˜ฐ ๐˜ฎ๐˜ฆ๐˜ฆ๐˜ต ๐˜ข๐˜จ๐˜ข๐˜ช๐˜ฏโ€ฆ โ€จโ€จ Minnie Cooper knows two things with certainty: that her New Year’s birthday is unlucky, and that it’s all because of Quinn Hamilton, a man she’s never met. Their mothers gave birth toContinue reading “This Time Next Year”

Flesh & Blood

โ€œ๐˜ ๐˜ฅ๐˜ณ๐˜ช๐˜ท๐˜ฆ ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜ฅ ๐˜ด๐˜ข๐˜บ ๐˜ต๐˜ฐ ๐˜ฎ๐˜บ๐˜ด๐˜ฆ๐˜ญ๐˜ง, ๐˜ช๐˜ง ๐˜ ๐˜ข๐˜ฎ ๐˜ฅ๐˜บ๐˜ช๐˜ฏ๐˜จ, ๐˜ช๐˜ง ๐˜ต๐˜ฉ๐˜ช๐˜ด ๐˜ช๐˜ด ๐˜ฉ๐˜ฐ๐˜ธ ๐˜ ๐˜ฅ๐˜ช๐˜ฆ, ๐˜ต๐˜ฉ๐˜ฆ๐˜ฏ ๐˜ต๐˜ฉ๐˜ช๐˜ด ๐˜ช๐˜ด ๐˜ฉ๐˜ฐ๐˜ธ ๐˜ ๐˜ฅ๐˜ช๐˜ฆ.โ€ When N. West Moss finds herself bleeding uncontrollably in the middle of a writing class, she manages to drive herself to the nearest hospital. Doctors are baffled, but eventually a diagnosisโ€”uterine hemangiomaโ€”is rendered and a hysterectomy isContinue reading “Flesh & Blood”

The Holiday Switch

โœจAUDIOBOOK REVIEWโœจ Lila Santos is ready for her last winter break of high school. The snow in her small town of Holly, New York, is plentiful, the mood is as cozy as a fuzzy Christmas sweater, and she’s earning extra cash working at the local innโ€”AKA the setting of the greatest film of all time,Continue reading “The Holiday Switch”

Twenty Years Later

๐—›๐—ฎ๐—ฝ๐—ฝ๐˜† ๐—ฃ๐˜‚๐—ฏ ๐——๐—ฎ๐˜† ๐˜๐—ผ ๐—ง๐˜„๐—ฒ๐—ป๐˜๐˜† ๐—ฌ๐—ฒ๐—ฎ๐—ฟ๐˜€ ๐—Ÿ๐—ฎ๐˜๐—ฒ๐—ฟ ๐—ฏ๐˜† Charlie Donlea – Author Hiding her own dark past in plain sight, a TV reporter is determined to uncover the truth behind a gruesome murder decades after the investigation was abandoned. Accused of a brutal murder, Victoria Ford made a final chilling call from the North TowerContinue reading “Twenty Years Later”

Bad Fat Black Girl

โœจ๐—”๐—จ๐——๐—œ๐—ข๐—•๐—ข๐—ข๐—ž ๐—ฅ๐—˜๐—ฉ๐—œ๐—˜๐—ชโœจ Growing up on the south side of Chicago, Sesali Bowen learned early on how to hustle, stay on her toes, and champion other Black women and femmes as she navigated Blackness, queerness, fatness, friendship, poverty, sex work, and self-love. Her love of trap music led her to the top of hip-hop journalism, profiling game-changingContinue reading “Bad Fat Black Girl”

The Archer

โœจ๐—”๐—จ๐——๐—œ๐—ข๐—•๐—ข๐—ข๐—ž ๐—ฅ๐—˜๐—ฉ๐—œ๐—˜๐—ชโœจ In this transfixing novel, a young woman comes of age in 1960s- and 1970s-era Bombay, a vanished world that is complex and indelibly rendered. Vidyaโ€™s childhood is marked by the shattering absence and then the bewildering reappearance of her mother and baby brother at the family home. Restless, observant, and longing for connectionContinue reading “The Archer”

Why She Left

๐—›๐—ฎ๐—ฝ๐—ฝ๐˜† ๐—ฝ๐˜‚๐—ฏ ๐——๐—ฎ๐˜† ๐˜๐—ผ ๐—ช๐—ต๐˜† ๐—ฆ๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐—Ÿ๐—ฒ๐—ณ๐˜ ๐—ฏ๐˜† Author Leah Mercer! Fifteen years ago, her daughter vanished. Now, sheโ€™s back.โ€จโ€จRuth has spent every day of the last fifteen years grieving for her daughter Isobel who left the family home as a teenager and completely disappeared. Walking around the school to which she has given herContinue reading “Why She Left”

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