25 LGTBQIA+ Books To Celebrate Pride Month

June is Pride Month - a time to honor the 1969 Stonewall Uprising in Manhattan. The Stonewall Uprising was a tipping point for the Gay Liberation Movement in the United States. Today, celebrations include pride parades, picnics, parties, workshops, symposia and concerts, and LGBTQ Pride Month events attract millions of participants around the world. Memorials … Continue reading 25 LGTBQIA+ Books To Celebrate Pride Month

May Wrap-Up // 2021

May was the unintentional month of the B I G books! I read 2 ½ (😉) books over 600 pages! May By the Numbers: Total Books Read: 11Audiobooks: 1Five Star Reads: 3Goodreads Shelf: 60/125 (48%)Unread Shelf: 3 (27%)Nonfiction Challenge: 6/12Books by BIPOC Authors: 3 (27%)By Women Authors: 7 (63%)Diverse Books: 3 (27%)Nonfiction Reads: 4 (36%)Debuts: 3 (27%)Published in 2021: 8 (73%) Favorite Book of May: Great Circle … Continue reading May Wrap-Up // 2021

May Spotlight // Great Circle by Maggie Shipstead

My Thoughts: THIS BOOK! 😍😍😍 Yes, it's ambitious (600 pages of ambition). Yes, it spans a huge timeline. Yes, there are a lot of characters and side stories. But Shipstead handles every piece of this story with such detailed thoughtfulness that I was enthralled the entire time! What shines through the most in this story … Continue reading May Spotlight // Great Circle by Maggie Shipstead