Tales from Behind the Window [Edanur Kuntman]

In many ways, Tales from Behind the Window by Edanur Kuntman is an extremely difficult read. A graphic novel that follows the story of the author's grandmother, an Anatolian woman whose life was filled with many hardships as a result of the male dominance within her culture. The most egregious of which was the forced marriage at…

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Breaking Hate; Recent NetGalley Requests

I was extremely hesitant about whether I should request Breaking Hate by Christian Picciolini or not, largely due to the fact that the author is described as having been a white-supremacist. This fact is one that makes me incredibly uncomfortable and a large part of me felt even more uncomfortable at the thought of reading this…

The Princess and the Fangirl; NetGalley Rejections

Nobody was more shocked than I was when I realized how much I enjoyed Poston's Geekerella and so it really comes as no surprise that I was pretty eager and desperate to get my hands on The Princess and the Fangirl when it was announced. Of course, I requested it on NetGalley the very first second that…