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Mid-Year Book Freak Out Tag 2021

Someone tell me how it is already June? I’ve had a great reading year so far, and have read about 70 books this year. This tag was created by chami, although I am getting my questions from alexaabee over at Writing the Universe. Be sure to check out her post here, because she has some…

Book Review: After I Do by Taylor Jenkins Reid

“Isn’t it nice … once you’ve outgrown the ideas of what life should be and you just enjoy what it is.” -Taylor Jenkins Reid, After I Do Publisher: Washington Square PressPage Count: 334Publication Year: 2014Format: AudiobookRating: 5 stars Synopsis (From GoodReads): When Lauren and Ryan’s marriage reaches the breaking point, they come up with an…

Book Review: Ayesha at Last by Uzma Jalaluddin

Publisher: Berkley BooksPublication Year: 2018Page Count: 368Format: AudiobookRating: 3 stars A modern-day Muslim Pride and Prejudice for a new generation of love. Ayesha Shamsi has a lot going on. Her dreams of being a poet have been set aside for a teaching job so she can pay off her debts to her wealthy uncle. She…

The New Releases Book Tag

Hello friends! I’ll be honest, I totally forget who tagged me in this tag! But it looked a lot of fun, so I decided I had to come back to it. For the purpose of the tag, I’m going to interpret a “new release” as anything that came out in 2021! The Rules Thank the…

Book Review: All-American Muslim Girl by Nadine Jolie Courtney

“I’m still a Muslim. And I’m still good.” Nadine Jolie Courtney, All-American Muslim Girl Publisher: Farrar, Straus and GirouxPublication Year: 2019Page Count: 415Format: AudiobookRating: 4 stars Synopsis (From GoodReads): Allie Abraham has it all going for her—she’s a straight-A student, with good friends and a close-knit family, and she’s dating cute, popular, and sweet Wells…

WWW Wednesday: 6.9.21

I haven’t done a WWW Wednesday in awhile, and I wanted to do one today because I am in the midst of reading some super great books! I also want to mention that I began a page where I made a list of diverse reading recommendations. I have really been trying to focus on reading…

Book Review: This Time Will Be Different by Misa Sugiura

They’re just wildflowers, doing their thing, and they’re beautiful. Be like them, sweet pea. Just be you and be happy. Misa Sugiura, This Time Will Be Different Publisher: HarperTeenPage Count: 416Publication Year: 2019Format: AudioRating: 4 stars Synopsis (From GoodReads): Katsuyamas never quit—but seventeen-year-old CJ doesn’t even know where to start. She’s never lived up to…

Book Review: Cool for the Summer by Dahlia Adler

“Just because you’re telling a good story, doesn’t mean it’s the right story. And I think that it’s really important to tell the right story.” Dahlia Adler, Cool for the Summer Publisher: Wednesday BooksPublication Year: 2021Page count: 272Format: Physical BookRating: 3 stars Synopsis (From GoodReads): Lara’s had eyes for exactly one person throughout her three…

May Reading Wrap Up

Hello friends! I had a great reading month in May- it’s probably been my best reading month this year! I got to read some great books I’ve had on my TBR forever, and also got to read some great books by Asian authors to honor AAPI Heritage Month. I also want to mention that I…

E-ARC Review: Malibu Rising by Taylor Jenkins Reid

Publisher: Ballantine BooksPage Count: 384Publication Date: June 1, 2021Rating: 4.5 stars Synopsis (From GoodReads): Malibu: August 1983. It’s the day of Nina Riva’s annual end-of-summer party, and anticipation is at a fever pitch. Everyone wants to be around the famous Rivas: Nina, the talented surfer and supermodel; brothers Jay and Hud, one a championship surfer,…

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