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Review: Aphrodite Made Me Do It by Trista Mateer

Title: Aphrodite Made Me Do It Author: Trista Mateer Genre: Poetry, Art Publisher: Central Avenue Publishing Date published: October 1st, 2019 Format: eBook Page Count: 224 Rating: 4/5 Bestselling and award-winning author Trista Mateer takes an imaginative approach to self-care in this new poetry and prose collection, Aphrodite Made Me Do It. In this empowering retelling, she uses the… Continue reading Review: Aphrodite Made Me Do It by Trista Mateer

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Review: To Drink Coffee With a Ghost by Amanda Lovelace

Title: To Drink Coffee with a Ghost (things that h(a)unt #2) Author: Amanda Lovelace Genre: Poetry Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing Date published: September 17th 2019 Format: Paperback Page Count: 161 Rating: 5/5 "You cannot have a funeral for your mother without also having a funeral for yourself." This book poses the ever-lingering question: What happens when… Continue reading Review: To Drink Coffee With a Ghost by Amanda Lovelace

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Review: Long Way Down by Jason Reynolds

Title: Long Way Down Author: Jason Reynolds Genre: Poetry, Contemporary Publisher: Atheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy Books Date published: October 24th 2017 Format: Audiobook Page Count: 1 hour 46 minutes Rating: 3.5/5 An ode to Put the Damn Guns Down, this is New York Times bestseller Jason Reynolds’s fiercely stunning novel that takes place in sixty potent seconds—the time it takes… Continue reading Review: Long Way Down by Jason Reynolds

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Review: The Mermaid’s Voice Returns in This One by Amanda Lovelace

Title: The Mermaid's Voice Returns in This One Author: Amanda Lovelace Genre: Poetry Publisher: Harlequin Teen Date published: March 5th 2019 Format: eBook Page Count: 210 Source: ARC via NetGalley Rating: 2.5/5 **Thank you Andrews McMeel Publishing and NetGalley for providing me this ARC in exchange for an honest review** Amanda Lovelace wraps up her “women… Continue reading Review: The Mermaid’s Voice Returns in This One by Amanda Lovelace

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Review: Fierce Fairytales by Nikita Gills

Title:Fierce Fairytales Author: Nikita Gills Type: Fiction Genre: Prose, Poetry Publisher: French Flaps Date published: September 11th 2018 Format: Paperback Page Count: 208 Rating: 4/5 Traditional fairytales are rife with cliches and gender stereotypes: beautiful, silent princesses; ugly, jealous, and bitter villainesses; girls who need rescuing; and men who take all the glory. But in this rousing new prose and poetry… Continue reading Review: Fierce Fairytales by Nikita Gills