2021 Halfway Top Ten

Can you believe we are more than halfway through 2021. Unlike 2020, I feel that this year is flying by. It doesn’t help that between work and my personal life, we have been staying busy busy busy. I finally had a chance to sit down and reflect on what I have read so far this…

21 Reads Perfect for Summer

Summer vacation is upon us! We’ll not me personally because I don’t have kids and I don’t work for a school district but that doesn’t mean I’m not ready for summer time fun! The official first day of summer is June 21st, and if you’re like me and love to read by bodies of water…

April Wrap Up

Y’all, I know I say this all the time, but the year is flying by. I missed out on posting my March Wrap Up, as it has just been a completely crazy few months. We’re staring to get out of the house more now that we’re vaccinated. It’s been great but also how did we…

May 2021 | BOTM Predictions

With five days left in April, I am once again ready for new books to drop. Not because I need more books but more for the thrill.April had some great options for Book of the Month picks. One of which is most likely going to make it onto my top ten reads for 2021 list!…

May 2021 Most Anticipated

I don’t know about everyone else, but April flew by for me. After so many months of staying home, this was the first month that events started to take place again for us. We had a wedding, some bridal shower’s, and of course Easter events to attend to. I also received my second COVID vaccine…

12 Books to Read by AAPI Authors

I was planning on saving this post until May, which is Asian and Pacific Islander Month in the United States. But with everything currently going on in the world and especially the rise in awareness of Asian hate crimes, I thought I would post some of my favorite reads by Asian American authors a little…

16 Historical Fictions to read during Women’s Month

Mom It’s Women’s History Month, and with International Women’s Day coming up next week you can bet that my current reads feature some strong women characters. Head to my Goodreads HERE to see which female centric books I’m currently reading. Women’s History Month is a month long celebration of all thing’s women. Primary focused on…

12 Books to Read During Black History Month

February is Black History Month in the US. Many book recommendation lists for Black History month focus on historical fiction, memoirs, biographies, and books more serious in nature. While I’ve included a few of these into my recommendation list below, I really prefer to promote fiction books by Black authors this month. Books that are…

15 Romances for the Non-Romantic Reader

I am by no means an expert on Romance reads. In fact they are my least read genre besides non-fiction books. I do occasionally stray into Romance land though, especially during February, because Valentine’s Day duh! I’m a huge fan of cheesy Hallmark romance movies, but I just cannot do a ton of cheesy romance…