What Comes After

Firstly, this is categories as a Mystery/Thriller, and I just want to clarify that while at it’s core this is a murder mystery, it’s more the motive behind the murder than a whodunnit. I also would never categorize this book as a Thriller. Going into this book with expectations of a fast paced, thriller will…

All Girls

Raise you’re hand if you went to an all girls school for high school! I did and honestly I think it really influenced my rating on this story. At it’s core All Girls is a coming of age story that takes place at a prestigious all girls boarding school. Set in 2015 but highly influenced…

The Removed

It’s been fifteen years since their teenage son Ray-Ray was killed in a police shooting and left an emptiness within the Echota family. Told from multiple POVs, Maria the mother, Sonja the older sister, Edgar the younger brother, and Tsala a Cherokee prophet; this is a story of grief and how it has shaped and…

The Fortunate Ones

The Fortunate Ones is not a book I would typically pick up, but Algonquin Books sent me a copy and I’m so glad they did. This is a fabulous book. This is the coming of age story of Charlie Boykin. Born to a teenage mom , he lives with his mom and aunt in poorer…

When No One is Watching

Thoughts I’m very conflicted on rating and reviewing this book. I really enjoyed the story of Sydney and adding Theo into the mix really gave the book some depth & different perspectives. BUTTT, I just don’t think this is a thriller, and I think you do a disservice to the book when you go in…

The Last Story of Mina Lee

My Thoughts Margot’s mother isn’t answering her phone. Margot’s mother, even though she only has land lines and cell phone she doesn’t know how to work, always answers the phone. When Margot shows up to surprise her mother, she finds her mother dead. While cause of death is ruled an accident, Margot is determined to…

The Boyfriend Project

At a Glance Title: The Boyfriend Project Author: Farrah Rochon Expected Publication: June 9, 2020 by Forever Page: 368 Genre: Chick-Lit, Romance, Goodreads Rating: 3.56 out of 5 My Rating: ★★★★ Synopsis   My Thoughts Samiah, has recently found out that her current boyfriend is dating two other women. When she goes down to the…