A is for Apricat [Mauro Gatti]

A is for Apricat by Mauro Gatti is one of the most fun and adorable children's books I've ever had the pleasure of coming across. I just adored every single second of reading this book. Each animal was presented in a thoroughly fun way, simultaneously introducing children to each different food item along the way.…

YA Releases on My TBR [August 2018 Part 15]

I don't understand what The Second Life of Ava Rivers by Faith Gardner is about, to be completely honest. Is it about a missing girl? A kidnapped girl? A runaway? Is there magic involved? Not? And while I'm certainly curious enough to ask these questions, I can't say I'm all that invested in reading the book…

With the Fire on High [Elizabeth Acevedo]; 2019 YA Releases

I think there was some point in the past where I rushed it and added With the Fire on High by Elizabeth Acevedo to my TBR based solely on the cover. Looking at the synopsis now, I'm slightly annoyed that I did so because it includes two things that I'm rather averse to. The first is contemporary…