Book Reviews

#LatinxHeritageMonth! 5 books from Mexican authors that we should read!

This is the moment in which we should be celebrating diversity and supporting diverse authors! There is nothing like reading the struggles and understanding the lives of those around us through their work and art. Maybe people will try to use this as mechanisms to move their books around, but others are actually part of… Continue reading #LatinxHeritageMonth! 5 books from Mexican authors that we should read!

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Chosen Ones― Veronica Roth ― “Nature is bloody, and as a whole, it favors strength over compassion.”

I have always admired Veronica's work and writing. I have love Divergent dearly, and I have defended it since I read them, so when HMH granted my wish to read this book in exchange for an honest review, I felt excited to read myself to sleep. When it comes to Chosen Ones, I was excited… Continue reading Chosen Ones― Veronica Roth ― “Nature is bloody, and as a whole, it favors strength over compassion.”

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The inhuman audio experience of The Sandman by Neil Gaiman

I have been an audio addict for a few years already. It was hard for me to get into this incredible world known as audiobooks. Audible has been quite an incredible journey since it allowed me to read or listen to more content in moments that I cannot use to read like walking my dogs… Continue reading The inhuman audio experience of The Sandman by Neil Gaiman

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Lie with Me by Philippe Besson: “But that only makes it worse: a real heterosexual boy would never allow that kind of thing to be said about him.”

I am not sure if I could deem myself an expert in any particular genre, but I have no problem admitting I am a lover of LGBTQI stories — mainly gay romances. Although I was born in the ‘90s, I find myself drawn to the LGBTQI novels of the decade before. There is something sweet… Continue reading Lie with Me by Philippe Besson: “But that only makes it worse: a real heterosexual boy would never allow that kind of thing to be said about him.”

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5 books to read for Pride Month!

It is Pride Month and we should find different ways to bring awareness to the constant fight for justice, visibility to sexual, genre, and cultural diversity, and the importance of human rights. Let's remember why Pride is possible, who were the ancestors who riot for justice and for all our rights. We all are family… Continue reading 5 books to read for Pride Month!

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5 vampire books that prove that we are children of the night…

So... we have finally reached this month! Against all odds, the world is still standing, and humanity is still fighting back! The nights are quiet, and the days are desolated. We are all cloistered at home, and others cannot enter unless we give them our permission. Based on lore, they can see us from our windows,… Continue reading 5 vampire books that prove that we are children of the night…

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Too much time in your hands? Then find your comfort reading chair and just listen to these audiobooks and Audible Original Stories!

My first time... was not a nice experience! My first time was messy and totally out of sync with me. It was so bad that I had to say "stop, I can't do this anymore" and I had to delete that book from my app and look for another one! How atrocious that first audiobook… Continue reading Too much time in your hands? Then find your comfort reading chair and just listen to these audiobooks and Audible Original Stories!

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What are some of the best gay stories of all time?

If you are like me, you might be really into deep gay romance, rom-com, and really up for a dramatic ride of “OMG! Kiss!” to “OMG! How dare you!!” to the point of grunting at every wrong move the characters do and you still are so masochist that you keep on reading or watching! –… Continue reading What are some of the best gay stories of all time?

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Get your reading corner ready for these 5 comfort books! While Social Distancing!

I have been watching the news a lot - which is not good for my psyche... and I think it is not good for anybody´s psyche - and although I have been busy working from home and studying from home, I feel a bit overwhelmed with all that is happening with the covid19  (coronavirus), the… Continue reading Get your reading corner ready for these 5 comfort books! While Social Distancing!