Neon Soul – Alexandra Elle Book Review
Going into this book, I was extremely hesitant. I had no idea what it was about because it was gifted to me and a friend of mine just told me to read it with no explanation. So, I ran my bubble bath, settled into relaxation, and opened the book. Neon Soul was definitely not something I expected to read. All of the poetry books I’ve been reading lately have been about being broken-hearted and how sad or angry the author is. There hasn’t been a book of poems I’ve read necessarily about healing the broken heart or the progress of growth after love. Neon Soul made me hesitant because there was a notion of healing from the very beginning of the book. Why would I not want to read about healing….
The Universe of Us – Lang Leav – Book Review
The book ‘The Universe of Us’ by Lang Leave was hands down one of my recent favorites. The way Lang Leave writes is extraordinary! This book depicts a story through poetry and prose which I find more unique than most books in this same category. I’ve read the Ellen Hopkins series which have a similar format. Also, if you are familiar with the book Milk & Honey this is also a similar format but different! The book doesn’t always have a…
This Is How You Lose Her – Junot Diaz – Book Review
This book was recommended and gifted to me by a dear friend. Normally, when someone recommends a book I am apprehensive only because its rare that I find someone who likes the same books as me. Also, I recently just got back into reading so my tastes and opinions probably have changed since I was an avid reader. Upon receiving the book, I was surprised to find out that it was about love. Love is definitely one of my top interests for books and this didn’t seem like a very challenging read. So, I gave it a shot and…