Velvet Was the Night by Silvia Moreno-Garcia

I love a good mystery novel (especially if it has some thriller elements thrown in). I had just finished my first Silvia Moreno-Garcia novel when I saw this title, Velvet Was the Night, was upcoming. I was excited to not only find it available to request on NetGalley but that I was approved! My excitement … Continue reading Velvet Was the Night by Silvia Moreno-Garcia

Mini Reviews: Hood Feminism by Mikki Kendall + Invisible Women by Caroline Criado Pérez + Mediocre by Ijeoma Oluo

I think I've always been a feminist but maybe didn't realize that there was another way to be. It definitely started with my interest in the intersection of health and society. I have always felt strongly about the fact that I do not like other people, particularly older white men in government, telling me what … Continue reading Mini Reviews: Hood Feminism by Mikki Kendall + Invisible Women by Caroline Criado Pérez + Mediocre by Ijeoma Oluo

Mini Reviews: Sapiens by Yuval Noah Harari + Pirate Women by Laura Sook Duncombe

I love a good nonfiction book, especially about a topic that I wouldn't normally read about (at least over a fiction book that I'm really excited about). That's where audiobooks come in! Before COVID sent us all home, I had only dipped my toes in nonfiction audiobooks. Working from home though proved to be a … Continue reading Mini Reviews: Sapiens by Yuval Noah Harari + Pirate Women by Laura Sook Duncombe