BookCast 1×02; A Bridgerton Commentary: Consent

It's honestly been way too long since I've completed a BookCast episode and I apologize for that. Sometimes it can be difficult finding time (and a house empty enough) to record. I'm excited that the second episode I've completed is on such an important topic. But I am admittedly very disappointed in the fact that…

Fierce Reads Winter 2021 Sampler [Various Authors]

I've long been a huge fan of the samplers available on NetGalley. In general, I think they're utterly fantastic and they allow me the opportunity to get a glimpse at many reads early on. I'm particularly fond of Fierce Reads, as this publishing imprint has put out some of my all-time favorite books to date.…

Right Guy, Wrong Time [Louise MacGregor]

The thought of her even doubting for a second that I was telling the truth was even harder. I was having trouble convincing myself that it had happened--that that had really happened, to me-- Rape is a trauma. What's worse is it's often a trauma the victim has been indoctrinated into blaming themselves for. We…