The Words That Stay

Adventures in Paper and Ink

BOOKS IN 2020

Nothin’s Gonna Change My World (the Sound of Stars) – A Review of the Sound of Stars by Alechia Dow

Blood in the Water (Blood Heir) – a Review of Blood Heir by Amelie Wen Zhao

The Normalization of Humanity (Normal People) – a Review of Normal People by Sally Rooney

The Barbwire Between Us (American Dirt) – a Review of American Dirt by Jeanine Cummins

Leave Behind Some Reasons to Be Missed (They Both Die At the End) – Review of They Both Die At the End by Adam Silvera

BOOKS IN 2019

Felix Can Get it (Antiquity’s Gate: Three Days Til Dawn) – Review of Anitquity’s Gate by R.F. Hurteau

A Love Letter to Storytelling (Imperfect Girl) – Review of Imperfect Girl by NisiOisiN

Tomi Adeyemi and the Quest for Blackness (Children of Blood and Bone) – Review of Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeyemi

BOOKS IN 2018

It Counts… (Emergency Contact) – Review of Emergency Contact by Mary H.K. Choi

BOOKS IN 2017

The Fire’s Out Anyway (The Light We Lost) – Review of The Light We Lost by Jill Santopolo

This Book has Schizophrenia (Made You Up) – Review of Made You Up by Francesca Zappia

The Marks We Leave Behind (The Ocean at the End of the Lane)  – Review of The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman

BOOKS IN 2016

When Love is Not Enough (Me Before You) – Review of Me Before You by JoJo Moyes

Mindless Self-Indulgence (In Other Words) – Review of In Other Words by Jhumpa Lahiri