How We Fight For Our Lives

Author: Saeed Jones Star Rating: 5/5 ⭐️ Goodreads Synopsis: Haunted and haunting, How We Fight for Our Lives is a stunning coming-of-age memoir. Jones tells the story of a young, black, gay man from the South as he fights to carve out a place for himself, within his family, within his country, within his ownContinue reading “How We Fight For Our Lives”

Whisper Me This

Author: Kerry Anne King Rating: 4/5 ⭐️ TW: Domestic Violence Synopsis: Maisey has always fallen short of her own mother’s expectations—never married, a bit adrift, wasting her high IQ on dead-end jobs. The only thing Maisey’s sure she’s gotten right is her relationship with her twelve-year-old daughter, Elle…until a phone call blows apart the precariousContinue reading “Whisper Me This”

The Wife Between Us

Author: Greer Hendricks 4/5 ⭐️ Method: audiobook TW: Abuse If you enjoyed: The Banker’s Wife Synopsis from Goodreads: When you read this book, you will make many assumptions. You will assume you are reading about a jealous ex-wife. You will assume she is obsessed with her replacement – a beautiful, younger woman who is aboutContinue reading “The Wife Between Us”

Simon vs the Homo Sapien’s Agenda

I know I’m a million years late, but I finally read Simon vs the Homo Sapien’s Agenda by Becky Abertalli and I fell in love instantly. It’s the feel good novel I was looking for. I gave it a 5 star rating, partly because of the post-read high and partly because Goodreads still doesn’t allowContinue reading “Simon vs the Homo Sapien’s Agenda”