Month: June 2020

What’s Sammy Reading? Kid Lit with my Kidlet!

What’s Sammy Reading? Kid Lit with my Kidlet!

Howdy Bookworms, I only finished one book this week (The Boyfriend Project by Farrah Rochon- it’s super cute!) so I thought instead of a normal weekly update I’d talk about that book in next week’s roundup and focus on some of Sammy’s current favorites this week.   Harriet Gets Carried Away by Jessie Sima- My friend Jenny from Reading the End turned me on to this one! I think it… Read more »

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Weekly Wrap-Up 2020: The Twenty Fourth

Weekly Wrap-Up 2020: The Twenty Fourth

Hey There Bookworms, How are things? This weekend, my best friend got married. She and her fiance had planned a big wedding, and then COVID-19 went and ruined it. The party has been rescheduled to next March, but the date they’d originally chosen held a lot of significance for them. They opted for a low key backyard vow exchange to make things official on their original wedding date. Since travelling… Read more »

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Weekly Wrap-Up 2020: The Twenty-Third

Weekly Wrap-Up 2020: The Twenty-Third

Hey There Bookworms, I took a break from my regular updates last week because I wanted to highlight some awesome romantic comedies authored by Black women that feature Black people in the starring roles. If you’re a rom-com reader, I highly encourage you to check them out! But, because of that break, I have extra books to talk about this week. BLM protests are still going strong, Coronavirus is still… Read more »

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Boosting Black Voices: Rom-Com Edition

Boosting Black Voices: Rom-Com Edition

Hi Bookworms, It’s been a week, hasn’t it? I’m going to take a pass on a regular weekly update. It hardly seems appropriate given the circumstances. Today, I want to take the opportunity to highlight some books by excellent Black authors that aren’t going to land on any social justice reading lists. Most of what I’ve been reading of late has been light, romantic, and fun. That’s my lane, and… Read more »

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