The Night Monster [Sushree Mishra]

The Night Monster by Sushree Mishra and illustrated by Sanket Pethkar is, without a doubt, one of the most brilliant children's books I've ever read. In truth, I don't quite know what age group I would recommend it to as there is a level of deceit to the story, but ultimately I think it is…

Rules for Being a Girl [Candace Bushnell & Katie Cotugno]; 2020 YA Releases

Rules for Being a Girl by Candace Bushnell and Katie Cotugno is one of those books that makes me feel uncomfortable, but I know I'm going to read. I want to read books like this, really, because when sexual assault--especially that which comes from men in positions of authority--is discussed properly in a novel, it's a…