Reviews

ARC Review: A Bunch of Jews (and other stuff) – Max B. Perlson & Trina Robbins

A Bunch of Jews (A Minyen Yidn) is a collection of stories written in Yiddish in the 1930s adapted to an English graphic novel by Trina Robbins and a collection of artists including Willy Mendes, Steve Leialoha, Shary Flenniken, Eve Furchgott, Miriam Katin, Miriam Libicki, Sarah Glidden, Anne Timmons, Robert Triptow, Jen Vaughn, Elizabeth Watasin,…… Continue reading ARC Review: A Bunch of Jews (and other stuff) – Max B. Perlson & Trina Robbins

German Diverse Books · Reviews

Review: Inter*Trans*Express* – Ika Elvau

I had read Inter*Trans*Express* a few months ago and really enjoyed the writing style. It’s a collection of poetry, short drama pieces and short stories that illustrate the experiences of an intersex person. I decided to read it again for thıs blog. It’s #ownvoices for intersex representation. As I mentioned above, I very much enjoyed the…… Continue reading Review: Inter*Trans*Express* – Ika Elvau

Interviews

Character interview: Evie from Plastic Wings by C. T. Callahan (no spoilers)

Hello everyone! I’d like to introduce you to Evie today. An amazing girl, and the main character of Plastic Wings! Growing up in a dystopian world is not an easy thing to do, and while Evie has many flaws, I admire how she tries to do the right thing. Let’s get to the interview! Hi…… Continue reading Character interview: Evie from Plastic Wings by C. T. Callahan (no spoilers)

Reviews

Review: The Traitor’s Tunnel – C. M. Spivey

Witch-blooded robber Bridget has made a reputation for herself in the capital city, but she’s not interested in the attention of the Thieves’ Guild–and she’s not bothered by the rumors of urchin kidnappings, either. With winter coming, she’s looking out for herself and no one else. Until she picks the wrong pocket, and recognizes her…… Continue reading Review: The Traitor’s Tunnel – C. M. Spivey

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ARC Review: Water in May – Ismée Williams

Fifteen-year-old Mari Pujols believes that the baby she’s carrying will finally mean she’ll have a family member who will love her deeply and won’t ever leave her—not like her mama, who took off when she was eight; or her papi, who’s in jail; or her abuela, who wants as little to do with her as…… Continue reading ARC Review: Water in May – Ismée Williams

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Review: Six of Crows Duology – Leigh Bardugo

Hello everyone! Today, I’ll be reviewing another duology namely the Six of Crows duology! I’ll be giving separate ratings and writing separate reviews, but will also write how I felt about the series on the whole. Thus, if you want to, you can just read the first review of the first book, if you don’t…… Continue reading Review: Six of Crows Duology – Leigh Bardugo

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ARC Review: A Jigsaw of Fire and Stars – Yaba Badoe

Fourteen-year-old Sante isn’t sure where she comes from, but she has a recurring dream of escaping a shipwreck in a sea chest as a baby with her lifelong companion, golden eagle Priss. In the chest was an African bamboo flute, a drum and a dagger inlaid with diamonds. Sante was found and raised by Mama…… Continue reading ARC Review: A Jigsaw of Fire and Stars – Yaba Badoe

Wrap Ups

August Wrap Up (Goodbye Berlin, Hello Edinburgh!)

Hello everyone! A lot has happened in the last month! And I’m in Edinburgh now! What I did in August I spent the last few weeks working in the bookstore and then left Berlin. I’ve moved to Edinburgh now in preparation for my university course in Publishing. I am SO EXCITED to finally start studying…… Continue reading August Wrap Up (Goodbye Berlin, Hello Edinburgh!)

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ARC Review: The Tiger’s Watch – Julia Ember

Sixteen-year-old Tashi has spent their life training as a inhabitor, a soldier who spies and kills using a bonded animal. When the capital falls after a brutal siege, Tashi flees to a remote monastery to hide. But the invading army turns the monastery into a hospital, and Tashi catches the eye of Xian, the regiment’s…… Continue reading ARC Review: The Tiger’s Watch – Julia Ember