Book Review: Girls Need Not Apply by Kelly S. Thompson

*I received this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review.Title: Girls Need Not Apply: Field Notes from the ForcesAuthor: Kelly S. ThompsonPublisher: McClelland & StewartPublication Date: August 20, 2019ISBN: 9780771070952 Synopsis from Goodreads:At eighteen years old, Kelly Thompson enlisted in the Canadian Armed Forces. Despite growing up in a military family —Continue reading “Book Review: Girls Need Not Apply by Kelly S. Thompson”

Book Review: Bringing Down the Duke by Evie Dunmore

*I received this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review.*Title: Bringing Down the DukeAuthor: Evie DunmorePublisher: BerkleyPublication Date: September 3, 2019ISBN: 9781984805683 Synopsis from Goodreads:England, 1879. Annabelle Archer, the brilliant but destitute daughter of a country vicar, has earned herself a place among the first cohort of female students at the renowned UniversityContinue reading “Book Review: Bringing Down the Duke by Evie Dunmore”

Book Review: The Downstairs Girl by Stacey Lee

*I received this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review.* Title: The Downstairs Girl Author: Stacey Lee Publisher: G. P. Putnam Son’s Books for Young Readers Publication Date: August 13, 2019 ISBN: 9781524740955 Synopsis from Goodreads:By day, seventeen-year-old Jo Kuan works as a lady’s maid for the cruel daughter of one ofContinue reading “Book Review: The Downstairs Girl by Stacey Lee”

Book Review: We Rule the Night by Claire Eliza Bartlett

*I received this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review.* Title: We Rule the Night Author: Claire Eliza Bartlett Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers Publication Date: April 2, 2019 ISBN: 9780316417273 Synopsis from Goodreads:Seventeen-year-old Revna is a factory worker, manufacturing war machines for the Union of the North. When she’sContinue reading “Book Review: We Rule the Night by Claire Eliza Bartlett”

Book Review: Girls of Paper and Fire by Natasha Ngan

*I received this book from Hachette Book Group Canada in exchange for an honest review.* Title: Girls of Paper and Fire Auther: Natasha Ngan Publisher: Little Brown and Company Publication Date: November 6, 2018 ISBN: 9780316489461 Synopsis from Goodreads:Each year, eight beautiful girls are chosen as Paper Girls to serve the king. It’s the highest honorContinue reading “Book Review: Girls of Paper and Fire by Natasha Ngan”

Book review: Damsel by Elana K. Arnold

*I received this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review.* Title: Damsel Author: Elana K. Arnold Publisher: Balzer + Bray Publication Date: October 2, 2018 ISBN: 9780062742346 Synopsis from Goodreads: The rite has existed for as long as anyone can remember: when the prince-who-will-be-king comes of age, he must venture out intoContinue reading “Book review: Damsel by Elana K. Arnold”

Book Review: Vox by Christina Dalcher

Title: Vox Author: Christina Dalcher Publisher: Berkley Publication Date: August 21, 2018 ISBN: 9780440000785 Synopsis from Goodreads: Set in an America where half the population has been silenced, VOX is the harrowing, unforgettable story of what one woman will do to protect herself and her daughter. On the day the government decrees that women are no longer allowedContinue reading “Book Review: Vox by Christina Dalcher”

Review: My Conversations with Canadians

*I received this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review.* Title: My Conversations with Canadians Author: Lee Maracle Publisher: BookThug Publication Date: September 12, 2017 ISBN: 9781771663588 Synopsis from Goodreads: Harkening back to her first book tour at the age of 26 (for the autobiographical novel Bobbi Lee: Indian Rebel), and touching down uponContinue reading “Review: My Conversations with Canadians”

Review: Bad Feminist by Roxanne Gay

Title: Bad Feminist Author: Roxanne Gay Publisher: Harper Perennial Publication Date: August 2014 ISBN: 9780062282712 Synopsis from Goodreads: In these funny and insightful essays, Roxane Gay takes us through the journey of her evolution as a woman of color while also taking readers on a ride through culture of the last few years and commenting onContinue reading “Review: Bad Feminist by Roxanne Gay”

Review: Glory O’Brien’s History of the Future

*I received my copy of Glory O’Brien on NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. * Title: Glory O’Brien’s History of the Future Author: A. S. King Publisher: Little, Brown Books Date Published: October 2014 ISBN: 9780316222723 Synopsis from Goodreads: Graduating from high school is a time of limitless possibilities–but not for Glory, who has no planContinue reading “Review: Glory O’Brien’s History of the Future”