Bookshop Feature: Atlantek Designs

I’m bringing back the Bookshop Features everyone! I’ve worked with a couple shops recently and I wanted to share all the amazing goodies I’ve received because they’re truly high quality, amazing products! Let’s dive right in. Today’s Bookshop Feature: Atlantek Designs! Anna is an absolutely talented gem of a gal! When I first reached out…

Accidentally Engaged Book Review

Book: Accidentally Engaged by Farah Heron Release date: May 2, 2021 Pages: 384 Publisher: Forever Source: E-Book from Library Goodreads Summary: ***** My Thoughts:  TW: mention of mental health disorders (depression) and eating disorders I picked this book up because of the hype. I was in the mood to read romance and I saw one of my South Asian Bookstagram…

Amina’s Song (Amina’s Voice #2) Book Review

Book: Amina’s Song (Amina’s Voice #2) by Hena Kahn Release date: March 9, 2021 Pages: 288 Publisher: Salaam Reads/Simon & Schuster Book for Young Readers Source: Physical Arc sent by publisher/in partnership with Hear Our Voices Book Tours Goodreads Summary:https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/54719856-gold-diggers?ac=1&from_search=true&qid=qLrLbDSjcb&rank=1 ***** My Thoughts:  TW: racism, islamophobia Amina’s Song follows Amina, a young Pakistani girl as she visits her extended family in…

The Descent of the Drowned (The Descent of the Drowned #1) Book Review

Book: The Descent of the Drowned (The Descent of the Drowned #1) by Ana Lal Din Release date: May 15, 2021 Pages: 360 Publisher: White Tigress Press Source: Physical Arc sent by publisher Goodreads Summary: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/55256435-the-descent-of-the-drowned ***** My Thoughts:  TW: sexual assault in various forms, self-mutilation, suicide, gore I want to preface my review by saying you should read OV reviews…

Gold Diggers Book Review

Book: Gold Diggers by Sanjena Sathian Release date: April 6, 2021 Pages: 352 Publisher: Penguin Press Source: Physical Arc sent by publisher Goodreads Summary: ***** My Thoughts:  TW: suicide, drug abuse, mention of mental health disorders Where do I begin with this book? If you didn’t know, whenever I read a book that has many ups and downs I usually settle…

You’re the Only One I’ve Told: The Stories Behind Abortion Book Review

Book: You’re the Only One I’ve Told: The Stories Behind Abortion by Dr. Meera Shah Release date: September 1, 2020 Pages: 304 Publisher: Chicago Review Press Source: Ebook from Library Goodreads Summary: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/51074920-you-re-the-only-one-i-ve-told ***** My Thoughts:  TWs: depression, mental illnesses, mention of suicide I don’t think I could praise a book more than I want to praise this one. I’ve…

Home Body Book Review

Book: Home Body by Rupi Kaur Release date: November 17, 2020 Pages: 192 Publisher: Andrew McMeel Publishing Source: Ebook from Library Goodreads Summary: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/49656780-home-body ***** My Thoughts:  I love Rupi Kaur’s writing. I always have. This is no exception. I was really excited to pick up her new work when I found out it was published and I finally…

The Forest of Stolen Girls Book Review

Book: The Forest of Stolen Girls by June Hur Release date: April 20, 2021 Pages: 384 Publisher: Feiwel & Friends Source: Physical Copy provided by Hear Our Voices Goodreads Summary: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/51591586-the-forest-of-stolen-girls ***** My Thoughts:  TWs: kidnapping, confinement, mentions of suicide, death of a loved one, disappearance of a loved one, poisoning, murder, violence, face mutilation This book follows Hwani, daughter…