My Body, My Choice: The Fight for Abortion Rights [Robin Stevenson]

In light of recent events this year, I'd say that My Body, My Choice by Robin Stevenson could not have come fast enough. There's so much involved in abortion politics and far more often than not a vast number of individuals show an incredible amount of ignorance on this subject. Even worse, those making the decision…

Sparrowhawk [Delilah S. Dawson]

Well, the very first thing I have to say about Sparrowhawk by Delilah S. Dawson--illustrated by Matias Basla and Rebecca Nalty--is wow, was that dark. I was really excited to read this rather brilliant-looking graphic novel from the very first moment I saw it, intrigued by what was described as a "teen Victorian fairy fight club" and eager…

There Was a Black Hole that Swallowed the Universe [Chris Ferrie]

The fact that There Was a Black Hole that Swallowed the Universe by the amazing Chris Ferrie and illustrated by Susan Batori might be a little too advanced for a lot of kids is more of a failing of society pushing science as important than the fact that the author is teaching about concepts that most…

The Shatter Me Series [Tahreh Mafi]

I'd like to preface this review with the statement that this is the first thing I ever wrote about the Shatter Me series and it was written well before I'd ever actually started really reviewing books, back when I would only ever write something when I was truly infuriated. But, as I am rereading the series…