2020 releases · YA

Grief & Family: Clap When You Land by Elizabeth Acevedo

"A queen offers her hand to be kissed, & can form it into a fist while smiling the whole damn time." I always hear such high praise for Acevedo's novels, and after enjoying With the Fire on High, I knew I had to read Clap When You Land! It has everything I love in stories… Continue reading Grief & Family: Clap When You Land by Elizabeth Acevedo

2019 releases · YA

The Art of Cooking and Coming of Age: With the Fire on High by Elizabeth Acevedo

As you're all very well aware, I am incapable of resisting a good cover. And if you look at the cover for With the Fire on High you can see one thing - IT IS STUNNING. And naturally, when I am doing my favorite thing ever (meaning perusing Edelweiss) and then see a cover like… Continue reading The Art of Cooking and Coming of Age: With the Fire on High by Elizabeth Acevedo