Format: Audiobook

Review: Neverforgotten by Alejandra Algorta

Review: Neverforgotten by Alejandra Algorta

Posted April 20, 2022 by Richetta in Book Reviews, Middle Grades

They say you never forget how to ride a bike…but is that really true? Beautiful Words and Flow For some stories that I read, an automatic calm-voiced narrator pops into my head. Neverforgotten by Alejandra Algorta is one of those stories. The words feel like the illustrations. As you read, you feel like you are […]

Divider
Divider
Divider
Review: The Last Cuentista

Review: The Last Cuentista

Posted January 29, 2022 by Richetta in #ownvoices, Book Reviews, Middle Grades

Storytelling, Mexican Folklore and Futurism I don’t really know how to start this review other than to state that The Last Cuentista is absolutely awesome and beautiful. If you read Ray Bradbury’s “All Summer in a Day” and other short stories in school, then you will immediately recognize that this middle grade book is a […]

Divider
Divider
Divider
Divider
Divider
Divider
Friday Night Highlights: History, Fantasy and Horror Combine in Ring Shout by P. Djèlí Clark

Friday Night Highlights: History, Fantasy and Horror Combine in Ring Shout by P. Djèlí Clark

I got put onto Ring Shout by by P. Djèlí Clark by fellow Bookstagrammer @Bookish_Afrolatina after I saw it on her timeline. I was immediately intrigued and wondered whether it was a backlist title or something recently published. Either way, I had never heard of it before. But I’m definitely glad it turned up on […]

Divider