ARC review, book review, nonfiction

Monster She Wrote by Lisa Kröger & Melanie R. Anderson (ARC Review)

Weird fiction wouldn’t exist without the women who created it. Meet the female authors who defied convention to craft some of literature’s strangest tales. And find out why their own stories are equally intriguing. Everyone knows about Mary Shelley, creator of Frankenstein; but have you heard of Margaret Cavendish, who wrote a science-fiction epic 150 years earlier? Have you read the psychological hauntings of Violet Paget, who was openly involved in long-term romantic relationships with women in the Victorian era?… Read More Monster She Wrote by Lisa Kröger & Melanie R. Anderson (ARC Review)

waiting on wednesday, weekly meme

Waiting on Wednesday #18: Monster, She Wrote by Lisa Kröger & Melanie R. Anderson

Hey everyone! And happy Wednesday! This week, for Waiting on Wednesday, I’m featuring a nonfiction book that I’m very excited about! Those of you following me for longer will know how much I love horror. And since I love Mary Shelley, Daphne du Maurier, and (more recently because of the Netflix original TV adaptation of The… Read More Waiting on Wednesday #18: Monster, She Wrote by Lisa Kröger & Melanie R. Anderson

book review, nonfiction

Legendary Ladies: 50 Goddesses to Empower and Inspire You by Ann Shen (Review)

Title: Legendary Ladies Author: Ann Shen Type: Nonfiction Genre: Fantasy, Mythology, Art, Feminism Publisher: Chronicle Books Date published: April 3, 2018 A physical copy of this book was kindly provided by the publisher and Raincoast Books, in exchange for an honest review. From the beloved author and artist behind Bad Girls Throughout History comes this… Read More Legendary Ladies: 50 Goddesses to Empower and Inspire You by Ann Shen (Review)

book review, nonfiction

The Art &Making of the Greatest Showman (Review)

Title: The Art & Making of the Greatest Showman Author: Signe Bergstrom Type: Nonfiction Genre: Reference, Movies, Media Tie-in Publisher: Weldon Owen Date published: January 2, 2018 A physical copy of this book was kindly provided by the publisher and Raincoast Books, in exchange for an honest review. The glorious world of P.T. Barnum and… Read More The Art &Making of the Greatest Showman (Review)

book review, children's, picture book

Little Leaders: Bold Women in Black History by Vashti Harrison (Review)

Title: Little Leaders: Bold Women in Black History Author: Vashti Harrison Type: Fiction Genre: Children’s, Picture Book, History, Feminism, Biography Publisher: Little, Brown Young Readers Date published: December 5, 2017 A physical copy of this book was kindly provided by the publisher, in exchange for an honest review. Featuring forty trailblazing black women in American history, Little Leaders educates… Read More Little Leaders: Bold Women in Black History by Vashti Harrison (Review)