Category: Bookfessional

Bookfessional: Offensive Terminology in Books

Bookfessional: Offensive Terminology in Books

Bookfessional: I have ovaries, thankyouverymuch Ten years ago, maybe even as few as two years ago, it took a lot to get me riled up when reading a book. Having a mentally disabled cousin, I’ve always been put-off by authors (or anyone, really) using “retarded” as an adjective. But that was my only real “trigger” […]

— Posted February 16, 2018 by Jessica / 2 Comments
Bookfessional: Book Hangovers

Bookfessional: Book Hangovers

Bookfessional: Book Hangovers, boo hiss Did you know that urbandictionary.com has an entry for book hangover? B/c it totally does. Several, in fact. Not that being defined by Urban Dictionary is the stick by which the legitimacy of random bookish terms is measured, but I still think it’s cool. SO. Book Hangover as defined by […]

— Posted January 26, 2018 by Jessica / 5 Comments
Netflix Review: Bright

Netflix Review: Bright

How excited was I about a Netflix Original starring Will Smith and releasing right before Christmas? Pretty excited. I love Will Smith. How much more excited was I when I found out his partner (b/c cop movie . . . ish) was an ORC? SO EXCITED. Urban Fantasy is my jam. But it was more […]

— Posted January 19, 2018 by Jessica / 5 Comments
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