Readers, Rambles & Reviews was provided an ARC of Blazewrath Games by Hear Our Voices Book Tours. However, all opinions are our own. To end our participation in today's stop for the Hear Our Voices Book Tour for Blazewrath Games by Amparo Ortiz, we have a special interview with Amparo herself! JOSIE: Your story has curated a … Continue reading Identity, Multiculturalism & Bioluminescence: An Interview with Amparo Ortiz
Readers, Rambles & Reviews was provided an ARC of Blazewrath Games by Hear Our Voices Book Tours. However, all opinions are our own. It is very rare for a book to be able to capture so much within a set amount of pages. When Blazewrath Games was announced, it was evident that we were in … Continue reading An #OwnVoices Reflection on Puerto Rican Representation in Blazewrath Games
Readers, Rambles & Reviews was provided an ARC of Blazewrath Games by Hear Our Voices Book Tours. However, all opinions are our own. Amparo Ortiz's Blazewrath Games came at a time when Latinx representation in Young Adult literature has been taking the community by storm and earning praise and love from many readers, yet it … Continue reading 5 TV Shows to Watch if You Like Blazewrath Games
Disney released one of the most talked-about films in a long time during the year of 2013. Frozen quickly turned into a cultural phenomenon that probably spiked sells for Disney merchandising for at least a year and a half. Since then, we’ve gotten two shorts and eventually a much teased about sequel. Many were anxiously … Continue reading Did Frozen II Live up to the Hype?
If you’ve been looking for a book that makes you feel the same way Lizzo’s self-love and empowerment speeches do, I can assure you that it has arrived. Dear Haiti, Love Alaine is a newly-released YA debut brought to you by sister duo Maika and Maritza Moulite. Co-written by sisters Maika and Maritza Moulite, and … Continue reading A YA Debuts in the Caribbean
It has been a few days since Taylor Swift released her seventh album Lover, on August 23rd to be exact. Since then, there have only been positive comments about the same. It’s plain and simple: people are really loving it. Some are even calling it her best album yet, and she has gone forward to … Continue reading The ‘Lover’ Album Ranked!
If there is magic in culture, let it embrace everyone who hasn’t forgotten that to love where they come from is to love themselves. Don’t Date Rosa Santos by Nina Moreno is a beautiful story crafted by small-town charm, latinidad, dream-like sequences, delicious food, and enchanting characters. This debut novel is perfect for fans of … Continue reading Review: Don’t Date Rosa Santos!
The Hadestown Official Broadway Cast Recording (OBCR) is finally out! It was officially released on July 26th of this year. We can now rejoice and listen to the music on repeat and straight through without interruption. Our eyes can close and enjoy the beautiful voice of Reeve Carney as he vocalizes, the gruff and harsh … Continue reading Hadestown Book Tag!
With The Fire On High by Elizabeth Acevedo Book Review With The Fire On High is Elizabeth Acevedo’s second novel, her first one being the National Book Award Winner, The Poet X. Unlike her first novel, With The Fire On High is written in prose instead of verse. Elizabeth’s writing is absolutely stunning and it’s … Continue reading With The Fire On High Review
The John Wick trilogy, the action movies that almost everyone knows as the “Keanu Reeves movie in which he goes haywire because someone kills his dog.” Well that’s pretty much the premise of it, and in a world with an oversaturation of action movies that are all the same but are just packaged differently, … Continue reading What Makes the John Wick Movies Great