Gabi's Book Reviews

Making my way through the world's books, one language at a time.

4 Latinx MG Books You Should Read

Due to quarantine, I've had more time than ever to read. Because of the Con Sabor challenge, most of those books have been by Latinx authors and featured Latinx protagonists. If you're looking to entertain yourself or your kids this... Continue Reading →

Book Review: Poe Dameron: Free Fall by Alex Segura

Poe Dameron: Free Fall by Alex Segura is an upcoming Star Wars novel following Poe's time as a member of the Spice Runners of Kijimi. Poe is 16-years-old and he is bored out of his mind on Yavin 4. He... Continue Reading →

Wayward Witch: A Wonderful Conclusion to the Brooklyn Brujas

Wayward Witch by Zoraida Córdova is the third and final installment in the Brooklyn Brujas series. This book follows the youngest of the Mortiz sisters, Rose, as she finds herself on a fairy island in the Caribbean. She and her... Continue Reading →

6 YA Audiobooks Free on Spotify

There are many services for those who enjoy listening to books, but they usually involve paying a monthly fee. Thankfully, there are some great books available for free on Spotify! While most of the books available are older, there are... Continue Reading →

Belle Révolte: A Princess and Pauper YA Fantasy

Belle Révolte by Linsey Miller follows Annette Boucher and Emilie des Marais, two very different girls from the kingdom of Demeine. Emilie is a girl of noble blood and, despite her protests, is sent to a prestigious boarding school to... Continue Reading →

Con Sabor Reading Challenge TBR

Some wonderful people announced the Con Sabor Reading Challenge yesterday! You can read the announcement post on Dani's blog here and watch Natalia's announcement video here. The challenge lasts all year with the goal of reading as many books by... Continue Reading →

Reverie: A YA Fantasy Where Daydreams Come to Life

Reverie by Ryan La Sala follows Kane Montgomery, a boy that nearly died and has no memory of the past few months. All he knows is that there was an explosion, the police are suspicious of him, and he may... Continue Reading →

Westwood Monster Patrol: A Latinx Monster Mystery Novella

Westwood Monster Patrol by Andrea Beatriz Arango follows five teens who live at the Westwood Trailer Park. One day, Talib finds a severed hand in the woods and the teens realize something strange is going on in Westwood. Bodies are... Continue Reading →

Brooklyn Brujas Author Q&A Recap Part 2

The Brooklyn Brujas series by Zoraida Córdova follows three bruja sisters as they discover just how powerful they are, often causing disasters that require a lot of help to fix. A group of young Latin American book lovers known as the Latinx... Continue Reading →

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