New Zealand: The Uncle’s Story by Witi Ihimaera

As part of my indigenous authors project I picked The Uncle’s Story by Witi Ihimaera, a gay Maori author, and I am so glad that I did because this was a really wonderful book! The Uncle’s Story follows Michael Mahana, a young Maori artist, who returns home to Gisborne before his sister’s wedding to come…… Continue reading New Zealand: The Uncle’s Story by Witi Ihimaera

Fantasy Books From Around the World

I love reading fantasy, that is really no surprise to any one who knows my reading taste. In today’s post I want to talk about some fantasy novels/ short story collections written by authors from different continents that I’ve either read and loved or am eager to get my hands on. North America: So I guess…… Continue reading Fantasy Books From Around the World

Australia: Crossroads of Canopy by Thoraiya Dyer

Today I want to review a book that I still feel pretty torn about. Crossroads of Canopy is a debut fantasy novel by Australian author Thoraiya Dyer who identifies as a PoC and has received some buzz for her short stories. It was a book which I had on my list of most anticipated Science Fiction…… Continue reading Australia: Crossroads of Canopy by Thoraiya Dyer