Book Review: Stay With Me by Ayobami Adebayo

Stay With Me, Ayobami Adebayo Published August 1, 2017   Set in Nigeria and spanning over a decade, Stay With Me is a powerful novel about marriage, loss, motherhood, tradition, and self-identity. It is a novel in which traditional Nigerian customs and culture come into conflict with modern Nigerian life. Yejide has been happily married to her husband... Continue Reading →

Waiting on Wednesday- A Hope Divided by Alyssa Cole

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event hosted by Breaking the Spine that spotlights upcoming releases that we’re eagerly anticipating. This week I’m waiting on: A Hope Divided by Alyssa Cole.    Expected Release Date: November 28th, 2017   From Goodreads: The Civil War has turned neighbor against neighbor--but for one scientist spy and her philosopher soldier,... Continue Reading →

Friday Reads- An Extraordinary Union

For this week's Friday reads, I decided to feature one of my current reads: An Extraordinary Union by Alyssa Cole. I've only heard good things about this Civil War era Historical Romance-which features an amazing mixed race couple who are serving as spies for the Union. So far I'm really enjoying it, and think it will make... Continue Reading →