Parable of the Talents ~ Octavia Butler

Rating: 5/5 Parable of the Talents is the sequel to Parable of the Sower, and I found I liked this one even better than the first. Lauren, going by Olamina now, finds more success and more trouble in this second installment in the duology. She and Bankole have their beautiful daughter, Larkin, and they revel … Continue reading Parable of the Talents ~ Octavia Butler

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The Girl Who Drank the Moon ~ Kelly Barnhill

Rating: 4/5 The Girl Who Drank the Moon is one of the most intricately detailed books I've read in a while, which surprised me to no end as it is marketed as a Middle Grade book. This fantasy/fiction was beautiful, and filled with fun characters. There is a swamp monster, a perfectly tiny dragon, several … Continue reading The Girl Who Drank the Moon ~ Kelly Barnhill