On the Come Up ~ Angie Thomas

Rating: 5/5 Surprisingly I love On the Come Up even better than The Hate U Give. Bri is a young rapper, and she's trying to make her way in the world. Unfortunately, her temper can often get the best of her, and she's trying to fight stereotypes, but having a hard time when the odds … Continue reading On the Come Up ~ Angie Thomas

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Erotic Stories for Punjabi Widows ~ Balli Kaur Jaswall

Rating: 4/5 Erotic Stories for Punjabi Widows had a surprising number of elements running through the plot considering what a short novel it was. Nikki, our protagonist, lives in West London, where she works at a pub and wants to explore a career in writing. She has intentionally put distance between herself and her rather … Continue reading Erotic Stories for Punjabi Widows ~ Balli Kaur Jaswall

The Assassin’s Blade ~ Sarah J. Maas

Rating: 3/5 I read this novella collection from the Throne of Glass series following my reading of Empire of Storms. Because I read this book so far into the series, Celaena's character felt less well-rounded than future books in the series, and the style is rather one-dimensional as all the stories are from just one-perspective. … Continue reading The Assassin’s Blade ~ Sarah J. Maas