Audiobook, Black Author, Books, Fantasy, Fiction, Historical Fiction, Horror, Novella, Queer

Ring Shout by P. Djèlí Clark is an alternate history dark fantasy novella with horror elements (4/5)

Ring Shout by P. Djèlí Clark(post may contain affiliate links) Ring Shout is an alternate history dark fantasy novella with horror elements by P. Djèlí Clark. The ebook version is 185 pages. I listened to the audiobook, which clocks in at five and a half hours and is narrated by Channie Waites. Prohibition isn't the only… Continue reading Ring Shout by P. Djèlí Clark is an alternate history dark fantasy novella with horror elements (4/5)

Black Author, Books, Contemporary, Fiction, Novel, Romance

The Love Con is a nerdy interracial contemporary romance by Seressia Glass (4/5 stars)

The Love Con by Seressia Glass(post may contain affiliate links) My rating: 4 of 5 starsThe Love Con is a nerdy interracial contemporary romance by Seressia Glass. The paperback version is 309 pages. We follow two main characters with third-person points-of-view.Kenya just made it into the finals of the reality show Cosplay or No Way.… Continue reading The Love Con is a nerdy interracial contemporary romance by Seressia Glass (4/5 stars)

Audiobook, Black Author, Books, Contemporary, Fiction, Humor, Novel, Romance

The Hookup Plan is a contemporary enemies-to-lovers romance by Farrah Rochon (4/5 stars)

The Hookup Plan by Farrah Rochon(post may contain affiliate links) My rating: 4 of 5 starsThe Hookup Plan is a contemporary enemies-to-lovers romance by Farrah Rochon. It's the third book in The Boyfriend Project series, though it's enjoyable as a standalone! The ebook version is 401 pages. I listened to the audiobook, which clocks in… Continue reading The Hookup Plan is a contemporary enemies-to-lovers romance by Farrah Rochon (4/5 stars)

Audiobook, Black Author, Books, Contemporary, Fiction, Neurodiversity, Novel, Romance

Bet on It is an interracial romance between two neurodiverse characters by Jodie Slaughter

Bet on It by Jodie Slaughter(post may contain affiliate links) My rating: 5 of 5 stars (4.5 rounded up to a 5)Bet on It is an interracial romance between two neurodiverse characters by Jodie Slaughter. The ebook version is 320 pages. I listened to the audiobook, which clocks in at a little over ten hours… Continue reading Bet on It is an interracial romance between two neurodiverse characters by Jodie Slaughter

Black Author, Books, Contemporary, eBook, Fiction, Novel, Romance

Summoning Up Love is a contemporary romance with paranormal elements by Synithia Williams

Summoning Up Love by Synithia Williams(post may contain affiliate links) My rating: 5 of 5 stars (4.5 rounded up to a 5)Summoning Up Love is a contemporary romance with paranormal elements by Synithia Williams. The ebook version is 224 pages. We follow our two characters with a third person point-of-view.After a string of bad luck--including… Continue reading Summoning Up Love is a contemporary romance with paranormal elements by Synithia Williams

Black Author, Books, Debut Author, eBook, Fantasy, Fiction, Novel, Romance

Witchful Thinking is a debut fantasy romance by Celestine Martin with a cool premise but also some pitfalls

Witchful Thinking by Celestine Martin(post may contain affiliate links) My rating: 3 of 5 starsWitchful Thinking is a debut paranormal romance by Celestine Martin. The ebook version is 352 pages. Lucinda Caraway is the eldest in her generation, and the strongest witch among them. She teaches high school history in her hometown. She wonders if… Continue reading Witchful Thinking is a debut fantasy romance by Celestine Martin with a cool premise but also some pitfalls

Audiobook, Black Author, Books, Disabled Author, Fiction, Novella, Sci-Fi

Remote Control is a literary sci-fi novella with folklore and horror elements by Nnedi Okorafor

Remote Control by Nnedi Okorafor(post may contain affiliate links) My rating: 5 of 5 stars (4.5 rounded up to a 5)Remote Control is a literary sci-fi novella with folklore and horror elements by Nnedi Okorafor. The eBook version is 160 pages. I listened to the audiobook, which clocks in at a little over four hours… Continue reading Remote Control is a literary sci-fi novella with folklore and horror elements by Nnedi Okorafor

Black Author, Books, Contemporary, eBook, Fiction, Novella, Romance

If you’re in the mood for steamy dark romance, check out the Vegas Nights novella trilogy by Christina C. Jones

Maybe Next Time by Christina C. Jones(post may contain affiliate links) My rating: 4 of 5 starsMaybe Next Time is the first dark romance novella in the Vegas Nights series by Christina C. Jones. The eBook version is 94 pages. We follow our two characters with alternating first-person points-of-view. The complete series is available on… Continue reading If you’re in the mood for steamy dark romance, check out the Vegas Nights novella trilogy by Christina C. Jones

Audiobook, Black Author, Books, Contemporary, Fiction, Food, New Adult, Romance

A Tasty Dish is a fun and foodie contemporary romance from Kelly Cain

A Tasty Dish by Kelly Cain(post may contain affiliate links) My rating: 4 of 5 starsA Tasty Dish is the second book in The Everheart Brothers of Texas contemporary romance series by Kelly Cain. The eBook version is 273 pages. I listened to the audiobook, which clocks in at eight and a half hours and… Continue reading A Tasty Dish is a fun and foodie contemporary romance from Kelly Cain

Audiobook, Black Author, Books, Contemporary, Fiction, Queer, Romance

Act Your Age, Eve Brown is yet another phenomenal book by Talia Hibbert and solidifies The Brown Sisters as my favorite romance series I’ve read in 2022

Act Your Age, Eve Brown by Talia Hibbert(post may contain affiliate links) My rating: 5 of 5 stars (4.5 rounded up to a 5)Act Your Age, Eve Brown by Talia Hibbert is such a great final installment in her Brown Sisters series. (You may also want to check out my reviews of the first two… Continue reading Act Your Age, Eve Brown is yet another phenomenal book by Talia Hibbert and solidifies The Brown Sisters as my favorite romance series I’ve read in 2022