Lila Wonders…Can You Like A Book That You Also Find Problematic?

Recently there’s been a lot of talk surrounding problematic books and what authors, bloggers, and readers should be doing about those books. Inevitably, the question was raised: is it possible to like a book, yet still recognize it as problematic. So today I’m going to be exploring that question. Bear in mind, I’m not writing…

#DiverseReads Spotlight | Everything, Everything by Nicola Yoon

Everything, Everything is an incredible debut novel by Nicola Yoon that is perfect for ffans of John Green and good novels! But in addition to being an incredibly moving story, Everything, Everything is also diverse! IT HAS: A biracial, non-white protagonnist (half Black and half Asian) A physically ill protagonist non-white secondary characters It has–dare I…

#DiverseReads Spotlight | The Lunar Chronicles by Marissa Meyer

I LOVE The Lunar Chronicles by Marissa Meyer! AND I would like to congratulate it for not just being an awesome series, but for also having one of the most diverse cast of characters I’ve ever seen! AND IT’S A SCI FI! WE HAVE! Disabled characters (Cinder, Thorne)! Characters of color (Winter)! Mentally ill characters…