Synopsis via Harper Collins: Warrior Princess. That’s what Nigeria Jones’s father calls her. He has raised her as part of the Movement, a Black separatist group based in Philadelphia. Nigeria is homeschooled and vegan and participates in traditional rituals to connect her and other kids from the group to their ancestors. But when her mother—the perfectContinue reading “Nigeria Jones”
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Nic Blake and The Remarkables
Hi Guys! I know it’s been a minute. I’ve been super busy between raising a 9 year and working two jobs. I’ve still been reading, though! Just haven’t had a lot of time to sit down and type detailed reviews. So I’ve decided to update everyone on what I’m reading and briefly summarize my thoughts,Continue reading “Nic Blake and The Remarkables”
Within These Wicked Walls
Synopsis Via Amazon Andromeda is a debtera—an exorcist hired to cleanse households of the Evil Eye. She would be hired, that is, if her mentor hadn’t thrown her out before she could earn her license. Now her only hope of steady work is to find a Patron—a rich, well-connected individual who will vouch for herContinue reading “Within These Wicked Walls”
What’s Tani Reading – October
I finally got the chance to take a trip to the bookstore and restock for the month. I’ve had these on my TBR list and have been waiting for the release so I’m really excited about checking these out. Reviews coming soon!
Behold What is Coming: Redemptor Review
Summary Picking up where Raybearer left off, Tarisai is the first-ever Raybearer to go into the Underworld. She strikes a deal with the spirits of the deal world, stating that she will go in if they agree to end the Redemptor treaty. This will keep the children from being sacrificed in the name of peace.Continue reading “Behold What is Coming: Redemptor Review”
Don’t Stare Too Long: The Witching Tree
Summary Burning Lakes is a small town famous after three witches were tried and killed in the 1700s. The Witching Tree serves as a reminder of what happened. People believe that if you carve your desires in the Witching Tree, over time they’ll disappear and only witches can read them.
The Summoning: Book Review
Summary Kit is a struggling actor who works part-time as a medium, which can be argued. Acting isn’t exactly paying the bills so Kit spends time browsing through the obituaries and reaching out to grieving widows in an attempt to help them find closure. Or at least that is what she tells herself so itContinue reading “The Summoning: Book Review”
A Traitor Among Us: Six Crimson Cranes Review
Summary Shiori is the emperor’s only daughter, raised in the beautiful Kingdom of Kiata, where magic is forbidden. The only problem is that she discovered that she has magical powers. This has both intrigued and frightened her. What will her father do if he finds out?
What’s Tani Reading? – August
So I’ve finished all books I purchased for the month of July and took a trip to the bookstore this past weekend. I purchased four books from B&N and am anxiously awaiting Redemptor which is the follow up to Raybearer by Jordan Ifeuko. Raybearer is my favorite read this year so I’m really looking forwardContinue reading “What’s Tani Reading? – August”
For The Misfits: Seven Days In June Book Review
Seven Days In June is a romance novel following two characters, Mercy and Shane. Mercy is an author of a popular erotica series called Cursed. She wrote the first book when she was around 19, and after writing 13 books in the series, she is experiencing major writer’s block. The problem is that this seriesContinue reading “For The Misfits: Seven Days In June Book Review”