2016 Favorites

I’m so late to play this favorites game, but better late than never! Here are my favorite things of 2016! Podcast: Smart Podcast Trashy Books Sassy and uncensored but very conscious of triggers. They cover feminism, different cultures, literary history, and overall romancelandia greatness. It’s free on iTunes as well as their website. Book: Forbidden by Beverly…

Book Review: Butterfly Swords by Jeannie Lin

 Grade: A Genre: Historic Romance, Asian Romance       It is incredible how lucky I have been with choosing reading material, and it’s only the second month of the year. This wasn’t supposed to be my next read, but after mentioning in my Forbidden post that I wanted to actively ready more diversely in…

Book Review: Forbidden by Beverly Jenkins

Grade: A Genre: Historic Romance, African American     While this is not my first Beverly Jenkins rodeo , I’m still pretty new to the fandom. Historical romances are without a doubt my favorite in the genre, but it stinks that unless there’s a “gypsy,” people of color are virtually non-existent. Or so I thought….