Audiobook, Books, History, Home & Garden, Non-Fiction

Taming the Potted Beast by Molly Williams is a history and primer on house plants (5/5 stars)

Taming the Potted Beast: The Strange and Sensational History of the Not-So-Humble Houseplant by Molly Williams(post may contain affiliate links) Taming the Potted Beast: The Strange and Sensational History of the Not-So-Humble Houseplant is a history and primer on house plants by Molly Williams. I listened to the audiobook, which clocks in at six hours… Continue reading Taming the Potted Beast by Molly Williams is a history and primer on house plants (5/5 stars)

Audiobook, Books, History, Non-Fiction, Psychology, Sociology

Cultish: The Language of Fanaticism by Amanda Montell is a great first entry into reading nonfiction (4/5 stars)

Cultish: The Language of Fanaticism by Amanda Montell(post may contain affiliate links) Cultish: The Language of Fanaticism (4/5 stars) is a nonfiction sociology/psychology book by Amanda Montell. The ebook version is 319 pages. I listened to the audiobook, which clocks in at eight and a half hours and is narrated by Ann Marie Gideon. This book… Continue reading Cultish: The Language of Fanaticism by Amanda Montell is a great first entry into reading nonfiction (4/5 stars)

Audiobook, Books, eBook, Medicine, Memoir, Non-Fiction, Psychology

All the Living and the Dead is a non-fiction reflection upon death by journalist Hayley Campbell (4.5/5 stars)

All the Living and the Dead by Hayley Campbell(post may contain affiliate links) (4.5 stars rounded up to a 5) All the Living and the Dead is a non-fiction book by journalist Hayley Campbell. The ebook version is 288 pages. I listened to the audiobook, which clocks in at just under nine hours and is narrated… Continue reading All the Living and the Dead is a non-fiction reflection upon death by journalist Hayley Campbell (4.5/5 stars)

Audiobook, Fantasy, Fiction, History, Humor, Latinx, Non-Fiction, Novel, Queer, Romance, Self-Help, Trans, Travel, YA

Happy Book Birthday to YA fantasy/romance Together We Burn (Isabel Ibañez), nonfiction self-help Disconnected (Emma Gannon), and spooky guidebook A Haunted Road Atlas (Christine Schiefer & Em Schulz)

Just a quickie today to hype three fabulous book birthdays! Together We Burn by Isabel Ibañez(post may contain affiliate links) Together We Burn is a stand-alone YA fantasy with romantic elements by Isabel Ibañez. The world is super cool and is inspired by medieval Spain. Zarela Zalvidar is the daughter of two of the most… Continue reading Happy Book Birthday to YA fantasy/romance Together We Burn (Isabel Ibañez), nonfiction self-help Disconnected (Emma Gannon), and spooky guidebook A Haunted Road Atlas (Christine Schiefer & Em Schulz)

Audiobook, Books, History, Humor, Non-Fiction, Queer, Trans, Travel

A Haunted Road Atlas is a spooky travel guide from Christine Schiefer and Em Schulz

A Haunted Road Atlas: Sinister Stops, Dangerous Destinations, and True Crime Tales by Christine Schiefer & Em Schulz(post may contain affiliate links) My rating: 4 of 5 starsA Haunted Road Atlas: Sinister Stops, Dangerous Destinations, and True Crime Tales is a spooky travel guide by Christine Schiefer and Em Schulz. The ebook version is 304… Continue reading A Haunted Road Atlas is a spooky travel guide from Christine Schiefer and Em Schulz

Audiobook, Books, Non-Fiction, Self-Help

Disconnected: How to Stay Human in an Online World is a self-help book by Emma Gannon

Disconnected: How to Stay Human in an Online World by Emma Gannon(post may contain affiliate links) My rating: 4 of 5 starsDisconnected: How to Stay Human in an Online World is a self-help book by Emma Gannon. The ebook version is 128 pages. I listened to the audiobook, which clocks in at three hours and… Continue reading Disconnected: How to Stay Human in an Online World is a self-help book by Emma Gannon

Asian Author, Audiobook, Books, eBook, Fantasy, Fiction, Horror, Mental Health, Non-Fiction, Novel, Queer, Self-Help

Happy Book Birthday to queer urban fantasy novel Siren Queen (Nghi Vo) and The Book of Knowing and the Book of Overthinking (Dr. Gwendoline Smith), a bind-up of two short self help guides

Just a quickie today to hype two fabulous book birthdays! Siren Queen by Nghi Vo(post may contain affiliate links) Siren Queen is an urban fantasy novel by Nghi Vo that is set in pre-Code Hollywood. Luli Wei grew up working in her Chinese American family's laundry business in Los Angeles, blocks away from Hollywood directors… Continue reading Happy Book Birthday to queer urban fantasy novel Siren Queen (Nghi Vo) and The Book of Knowing and the Book of Overthinking (Dr. Gwendoline Smith), a bind-up of two short self help guides

Books, Debut Author, Feminism, Folklore, Non-Fiction, Outdoors, PDF, Queer, Resources, Spirituality, Trans

Happy Book Birthday to spiritualty guidebooks Spells for Change (by Frankie Castanea) and Moon Phases (by Cecilia Lattari)

Just a quickie today to hype two fabulous book birthdays! Spells for Change: A Guide for Modern Witches by Frankie Castanea(post may contain affiliate links) Spells for Change: A Guide for Modern Witches is a debut guidebook on spirituality by "Chaotic Witch Aunt" Frankie Castanea, a practicing eclectic/folk witch. Their goal for this book was… Continue reading Happy Book Birthday to spiritualty guidebooks Spells for Change (by Frankie Castanea) and Moon Phases (by Cecilia Lattari)

Books, eBook, Folklore, Non-Fiction, Outdoors, Spirituality

Moon Phases is guidebook on lunar spiritualism by Cecilia Lattari, with gorgeous illustrations by Emilio Ignozza

Moon Phases: Use the Lunar Cycle to Connect with Nature and Focus Your Intentions by Cecilia Lattari and illustrations by Emilio Ignozza(post may contain affiliate links) My rating: 4 of 5 stars (3.5 rounded up to a 4)Moon Phases: Use the Lunar Cycle to Connect with Nature and Focus Your Intentions is guidebook on lunar… Continue reading Moon Phases is guidebook on lunar spiritualism by Cecilia Lattari, with gorgeous illustrations by Emilio Ignozza

Audiobook, Books, Mental Health, Non-Fiction, Self-Help

The Book of Knowing and The Book of Overthinking is a bind up of two short self-help guides by clinical psychologist Dr. Gwendoline Smith

The Book of Knowing and The Book of Overthinking: Dr. Know's Guide to Untangling Your Brain by Dr. Gwendoline Smith(post may contain affiliate links) My rating: 4 of 5 starsThe Book of Knowing and The Book of Overthinking: Dr. Know's Guide to Untangling Your Brain is a bind up of two short self-help guides by… Continue reading The Book of Knowing and The Book of Overthinking is a bind up of two short self-help guides by clinical psychologist Dr. Gwendoline Smith