Review: I Will Not be Erased edited by gal-dem

Blurb: Our stories about identity, about sexuality, about family, about love, about power. About growing up as people of colour. -- Title: I Will Not be Erased Editor: gal-dem Contributors: Yumna Al-Arashi, Samanthi Theminimulle, Nina Dahmani, Niellah Arboine, Sara Jafari, Kuchenga, Layale, Leah Cowan, Candace Lee Camacho, Liv Little, Kemi Alemoru, Kuba Shand-Baptiste, Charlie Brinkhurst-Cuff and Grace Holliday Publisher: Walker … Continue reading Review: I Will Not be Erased edited by gal-dem

Review: Soon by Morris Gleitzman

Blurb: Sometimes it takes the worst of times to bring out the best in people. I hoped the Nazis would be defeated. And they were. I hoped the war would be over. And it was. I hoped we would be safe. But we aren't. My name is Felix. Her name is Anya. This is our story. … Continue reading Review: Soon by Morris Gleitzman

Review: My Sister, the Serial Killer by Oyinkan Braithwaite

Blurb: When Korede's dinner is interrupted one night by a distress call from her sister, Ayoola, she knows what's expected of her: bleach, rubber gloves, nerves of steel and a strong stomach. This'll be the third boyfriend Ayoola's dispatched in 'self-defence' and the third mess that her lethal little sibling has left Korede to clear away. … Continue reading Review: My Sister, the Serial Killer by Oyinkan Braithwaite

Review: Starfell: Willow Moss and the Lost Day by Dominique Valente

** A GIVEAWAY IS CURRENTLY LIVE OVER ON TWITTER TO WIN A COPY OF STARFELL! Entries close on March 19th and winner will be announced same day! 😊 Blurb: Willow Moss is a bit odd. But then the best people often are - and sometimes odd is what it takes to save the day...Willow Moss, the … Continue reading Review: Starfell: Willow Moss and the Lost Day by Dominique Valente

Review: Queenie by Candice Carty-Williams

Blurb: Meet Queenie. Journalist. Catastrophist. Expressive. Aggressive. Loved. Lonely. Enough?A darkly comic and bitingly subversive take of life, love, race and family, Queenie will have you nodding in recognition, crying in solidarity and rooting for this unforgettable character every step of the way. -- Title: Queenie Author: Candice Carty-Williams Publisher: Trapeze, an imprint of Orion, owned by Hachette … Continue reading Review: Queenie by Candice Carty-Williams

Review: When Sadness Comes to Call by Eva Eland

Blurb: Sadness comes to visit unexpectedly. But when you let Sadness in, you'll discover this strange guest is not what it seems... -- Title: When Sadness Comes to Call Author: Eva Eland Illustrator: Eva Eland Publisher: Andersen Press Genre: Children's, Picture Book -- Review: This picture book tells the story of how it's ok to … Continue reading Review: When Sadness Comes to Call by Eva Eland

Review: The Places I’ve Cried in Public by Holly Bourne

Blurb: It looked like love. It felt like love. But this isn't a love story. Amelie fell hard for Reese. And she thought he loved her too. But she's starting to realise that real love isn't supposed to hurt like this. So now she's retracing their story, revisiting all the places he made her cry. Because … Continue reading Review: The Places I’ve Cried in Public by Holly Bourne