eARC REVIEW: The Benefits of Being an Octopus by Ann Braden // a story that broke my heart & mended it back together

Title: The Benefits of Being an Octopus Author: Ann Braden Genre: Middle Grade, Realistic Fiction Format: eARC Page Count: 256 Release Date: September 4, 2018 Synopsis: “Seventh-grader Zoey has her hands full as…… Read more “eARC REVIEW: The Benefits of Being an Octopus by Ann Braden // a story that broke my heart & mended it back together”

REVIEW: Pachinko by Min Jin Lee // generations of immigrants and how they are able to survive against all odds

Title: Pachinko Author: Min Jin Lee Genre: Historical Fiction Format: Paperback Page Count: 500 Release Date: February 7, 2017 Synopsis: Pachinko follows one Korean family through the generations, beginning in early 1900s Korea with…… Read more “REVIEW: Pachinko by Min Jin Lee // generations of immigrants and how they are able to survive against all odds”