Mini Reviews: Own Voices

I’m still behind on some 2020 reviews so it’s time for mini reviews! Thankfully last year I got caught up on my previous years’ worth of reviews so there’s just a couple more I’d like to share my thoughts on.

Today’s collection have very little to do with one another but they are all own voices-authored!

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The Cookie Chapters: Something Sweet

Welcome to the first edition of The Cookie Chapters! I’m so excited to share some of my favourite holiday treats, paired with recommendations from my 2020 reads!

Text overlaid on a photo of decorated Christmas cookies. Some of them read "Noel" and others decorated with snowmen, the Grinch, and Santa. Text reads "The Cookie Chapters with @spinesinaline. Join in! #TheCookieChapters #SpinesInALine, cookies by @WhatWillCassCreate".

Feel free to join in and share your own list of book recommendations based on holiday cookies! Use the hashtag #TheCookieChapters or share your post in the comments below!

Today, I’m starting with a holiday favourite and popular sweet treat:

Sugar Cookies!

Sugar cookies are the ultimate sweet treat so I wanted to find light, uplifting stories to pair with them. These stories are also great if you, like me and most this year, have found yourself in a reading slump and want something easy to lose yourself in.

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Review: Tiny Infinities by J.H. Diehl

Book cover for Tiny Infinities by J.H. Diehl. Cover has illustrations of green plants against a dark purple background and many small gold circles as lights

Title: Tiny Infinities
Author: J.H. Diehl
Genre: Middle Grade Contemporary
Publisher: Chronicle Books
Publication Date: May 8, 2019
Format / source: Hardcover / ARC from publisher
Purchase: Author website
Rating: ★★★★☆

I received this ARC 2 years ago, finally read it several months ago, and now can share my review! It’s a beautiful book inside and out with its story about a family reinventing itself as the summer progresses.

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