Unexpected Hiatus

Hello Friends!!  I had to take an unexpected hiatus but now I’m back and ready to get rolling.   I’ve been reading the Buzz Books 2019, Young Adult Spring/Summer book of excerpts and I’ve already requested three advance copies.  I read a sneak peek of the upcoming book Four Dead Queens by Astrid Scholte and I am dying for the full advance copy.  Do you think her publisher likes chocolate? I’m also reading How Long ‘Til Black Future Month?, which is a book of short stories by writer N.K. Jemisin and I am LOVING it, so look out for that review.  … Continue reading Unexpected Hiatus

Upcoming Book Events – New York

Hey folks!  Below are a few events I wanted to highlight coming up in February and March. 1.  BAM Black Comix Expo – Multiple Locations I learned about this event after visiting the Black Comics Collective’s table when I attended the Black Comic Book Festival last weekend.  Now in its second year, this event highlights the need for diversity and representation in the sci-fi and fantasy genres while exposing fans to creators, illustrators and superheroes of color.  The event is free and open to the public and will be held on February 10.  For more information, click here. 2.  Ink … Continue reading Upcoming Book Events – New York

Upcoming Book Events

Hey folks!  So we’re in the second week of 2019 and already there are so many book events to talk about.  If you’re in the New York area, check below to see if there’s anything that peaks your interest. 1.  Schomburg Center’s 7th Annual Black Comic Book Festival How on Earth did I not know about this event?  And it’s coming up on its seventh year?  Well, that won’t happen this year because I will be in attendance.  The event, which is free to the public, will be held on Friday, January 18 from 12-7:30pm and on Saturday, January 19 … Continue reading Upcoming Book Events