Review: Firekeeper’s Daughter by Angeline Boulley

“My girl, some boats are for the river and some are for the ocean. And there are some who can go anywhere because they always know the way home.” Firekeeper’s Daughter is a coming-of-age story about a geeky bad*** girl – Daunis. It’s one of the most amazing YA debut novels I’ve read in a …

Review and Author Interview: The Wall by Gautam Bhatia

“There is a world to discover, isn’t there?” Gautam Bhatia’s debut fictional novel is what I’d like to call a masterpiece in the making. A story of a walled city – Sumer – which knows nothing of the world beyond it and of curious minds who feel caged up inside. A story of revolution, of …

Review and Author Interview: Santa in a Snow Globe by A.H. Edelman

Snow Globe by A.H. Edelman is an illustrated children’s book which allows parents, caregivers and of course children to talk about how the pandemic has affected Christmas and why the holiday’s will be different this year. It’s a straight-forward and simple book which highlights this and helps open a channel of discussion between children and …

Review: The Yellow Bird Sings by Jennifer Rosner

“Women, children are the biggest victims of war…” while rightly said by many, it is a debatable phrase. Not to make light of the sacrifices of the soldiers (mostly men) who fight on the frontlines but there is an undeniable trail of collateral damage in every army’s wake. It’s the other side of the metaphorical …