Feminist books are my favorite. I'm a graduate of the oldest women's college in the U.S., so I'm an active and outspoken feminist. I love books with feminist themes, so finding this read-a-thon is literal perfection. It's being held January 26-29 by the Read4Diversity book club, visit the official Twitter page for more info. But … Continue reading Read4Feminism Read-A-Thon TBR
If you're reading this, you probably know what a read-a-thon is. If you don't, let me blow your mind real quick. A read-a-thon is an event (usually hosted on a blog, YouTube channel, or social media) where people come together to read as much as they POSSIBLY can in a certain amount of time. It … Continue reading How to Slay a Read-A-Thon
Hey y'all! Two very exciting things happened this week, and I really want to share them with you all: 1. New Twitter! I made a Twitter for this blog! You can now follow me @carolinabookb, please please please come over and let's be friends! 2. Book Expo 2018 I'm going to Book Expo this year!! … Continue reading Book Expo! Twitter! Exciting Things!
Release Date: March 24, 2017 Read Date: January 14, 2018 My Rating: 3.75/5 stars Let me intrigue you: feminist, badass Beauty and the Beast retelling. If you're not automatically pumped, who are you, even? Yeva goes after a monster that she believes has killed her father, and ends up the prisoner of the monster himself. … Continue reading Book Review: Hunted by Meagan Spooner
Welcome to another Top 5 Wednesday! Join me as we search through our Read shelves for the shit we forgot about! I LOVED The Statistical Probability of Love at First Sight, but heaven help me, I can't remember a damn thing about this; it was like a poor man's Amy and Roger's Epic Detour. I … Continue reading T5W: Forgettable Books
Release Date: November 1, 2016 Read Date: January 16, 2018 My Rating: 4.5/5 stars Firstly, let me say that this was a fantastic audiobook. If you have the chance to listen to it, definitely take the opportunity! The three narrators are fabulous, and really bring the story to life. This book follows one day in … Continue reading Book Review: The Sun is Also a Star by Nicola Yoon
Sooo it doesn't look like we'll be getting a 2018 Diversity Bingo board, but that's fine because the categories from the 2017 board are always relevant! So let's get started with some of the books I plan to read to fit these categories. Of course, I don't have all of these decided yet, so if … Continue reading Diversity Bingo 2018 TBR