7 Flame in the Mist Quotes Paired With “Mulan” GIFs

In one week, we will learn the fates of Mariko and Okami when SMOKE IN THE SUN is released into the world. This has been one of my most anticipated reads for 2018 from the moment I finished FLAME IN THE MIST last year. Inspired by the story of “Mulan,” Renee Ahdieh deftly captures readers with her lush, beautiful descriptions of feudal Japan and a bold female protagonist determined to follow a path of her own choosing. With the duology soon to be complete, this would make a wonderful summer read.

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Covers and Cupcakes #5: The Illuminae Files by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff

Welcome back to another edition of Covers and Cupcakes! This week I’ll be featuring the epic sci-fi trilogy, THE ILLUMINAE FILES, by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff. If you’re looking for a binge-worthy series to read over the summer, then this is stellar choice. It’s unique storytelling format will keep you glued to the pages and you’ll be shocked, awed, and thrilled as this space adventure unfolds across the galaxy. I highly recommend you audiobook The Illuminae Files to appreciate the full scope of this story.

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Ramadan Readathon Book Tag

Hello everyone! Welcome to the 2nd annual Ramadan Readathon! I’m thrilled to be participating again this year and even more excited to share this special post with all of you. I’ve created a Book Tag themed around Muslim authors and their stories. The Book Tag can be completed/shared on all social media platforms. Make sure to use #RamadanReadathon and tag @MuslimReadathon on Twitter and Instagram. Also, leave a link to your blog post in the comments if you do the Book Tag.

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