So lately I've been seeing more blog tours that priorities #ownvoices reviewers. And this is wonderful of course! But also seeing forms with race/ethnicity boxes to check has me conflicted, just like race boxes to check have had me conflicted my whole life, so here we are. I need to start this post by saying … Continue reading On #Ownvoices And Checking Boxes As A Biracial Reviewer // Who Gets To Decide What I Represent?
It's 1889. The city is on the cusp of industry and power, and the Exposition Universelle has breathed new life into the streets and dredged up ancient secrets. Here, no one keeps tabs on dark truths better than treasure-hunter and wealthy hotelier Séverin Montagnet-Alarie. When the elite, ever-powerful Order of Babel coerces him to help … Continue reading The Gilded Wolves Review || Amazing Diverse Characters And An Incredible World
As a rock star drummer in the hit band The Brightsiders, Emmy King’s life should be perfect. But there’s nothing the paparazzi love more than watching a celebrity crash and burn. When a night of partying lands Emmy in hospital and her girlfriend in jail, she’s branded the latest tabloid train wreck. Luckily, Emmy has … Continue reading The Brightsiders Review || A Lighthearted Diverse Contemporary
Charlie likes to stand out. She’s a vlogger and actress promoting her first movie at SupaCon, and this is her chance to show fans she’s over her public breakup with co-star Reese Ryan. When internet-famous cool-girl actress Alyssa Huntington arrives as a surprise guest, it seems Charlie’s long-time crush on her isn’t as one-sided as … Continue reading Queens of Geek Review || A Geeky, Diverse Delight
This is actually super random and maybe the random-est post I've ever done and also has not much to do with anything but, I don't know, I just wanted to write it so bear with me and thanks for putting my with my weirdness. So, if you read my blog you probably know by now … Continue reading To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before Casting || Being Biracial (Discussion)