Solanin ~ Inio Asano

Rating: 4/5 Solanin is rather forgettable. It's the story of a girl and her relationship with a boy in a band. It's a book of self-discovery. It's a book about thinking about what you are willing to deal with in a relationship. It's a book about what happens when your parents continue to send more … Continue reading Solanin ~ Inio Asano

In Honor of Spanish Language Day

I want to recommend some Latinx titles that are written in English but may give you a taste of some Latinx cultures. The Universal Laws of Marco by Carmen Rodrigues is the story of a boy growing up. I tend to read a lot more books centered around female characters than male characters, so I'm … Continue reading In Honor of Spanish Language Day

Sharks in the Time of Saviors ~ Kawai Strong Washburn

Rating: 4/5 Sharks in the Time of Saviors is an emotional voyage. Sharks is a story of Hawaii, and the feeling of Hawaii under the skin for native islanders. Alternating perspective but beginning with their mother Malia and ending with their father, this book was an emotional gut punch that I"m still recovering from. Dean … Continue reading Sharks in the Time of Saviors ~ Kawai Strong Washburn