Women’s History Month Giveaway

For as long as I’ve had my blog, I’ve always done some sort of Women’s History Month giveaway. Most of the books I reviewed this month were related to women’s stories in some form or another (history/memoir/general nonfiction), and though I didn’t get to do as much reading as I’d hoped, who am I toContinue reading “Women’s History Month Giveaway”

Bird of Paradise: How I Became Latina

Women’s History Month giveaway: Win a copy of this book! In 2009, as her father’s health took a turn for the worse, Raquel Cepeda realized that she might never get to know her family’s history. Her father recovered, but that seed was planted: she was determined to learn about her ancestry and parse through theContinue reading “Bird of Paradise: How I Became Latina”

Blogiversary Giveaway: This Is How You Lose Her

January 24 will kick off my fourth year of book blogging. To celebrate, I’m giving you the opportunity to share in my Junot Díaz obsession. I saw Junot back in September and had the foresight (for once) to plan ahead: one lucky person will win a signed copy of This Is How You Lose Her. It’sContinue reading “Blogiversary Giveaway: This Is How You Lose Her”

Shout Her Lovely Name

Win a Shout Her Lovely Name tote bag and a copy of this book, courtest of Houghton Mifflin Harcourt! Read on for more info. Mothers and daughters are the thread that weaves Natalie Serber’s Shout Her Lovely Name together. The collection of eleven stories, eight of which are interconnected, unflinchingly portray the wide range ofContinue reading “Shout Her Lovely Name”