Bookish V; Alphabet Challenge

This is the first post of the alphabet challenge where I've included a non-fiction book because none of the other books I'd read fit a five star category other than The Very Hungry Caterpillar and I wanted to avoid as many children's books as possible. It's actually a really interesting book, The Village Effect, and one I would…

Irena [Jean-David Morvan & Severine Trefouel]

Irena by Jean-David Morvan and Severine Trefouel was definitely a rough book to read through, though the hardest parts were definitely more toward the end. A graphic novel detailing one woman's determined and exemplary efforts to get children out of concentration camps and to safety during the time of WWII, Irena is one of the most amazing stories…

Don’t Drink the Pink [B. C. R. Fegan]

If you're looking for an emotional read, Don't Drink the Pink by B. C. R. Fegan and illustrated by Lenny Wen is a book worth reading. In its own way, I find this book both brilliant, fun, and sad. It's perfectly paced and the story is handled exceptionally well. Ultimately, I enjoyed Don't Drink the Pink and I…