First Line Fridays: Once Upon a River by Diane Setterfield #firstlinefridays #thenavireview #bookreview #onceuponariver #dianesetterfield #adultfairytales @atriabooks

Happy Friday everyone! I’m embarking on the adult fairytale-esque Once Upon a River by Diane Setterfield! This book has been on my radar, on my TBR and in my NetGalley for MONTHS now, but I’m excited to finally be getting around to it! Here’s how her book begins: There was once an inn that sat peacefully on … More First Line Fridays: Once Upon a River by Diane Setterfield #firstlinefridays #thenavireview #bookreview #onceuponariver #dianesetterfield #adultfairytales @atriabooks

First Line Fridays: Becoming by Michelle Obama #firstlinefridays #thenavireview #bookreview #iambecoming #becomingmichelleobama #michelleobama @crownpublishing

Happy Friday everyone! This past weekend, I had the ABSOLUTE PLEASURE and once in a lifetime experience of going to Washington D.C. to hear my forever #FLOTUS speak about her autobiography, Becoming. If you’ve never heard her speak in person, I’ll be the first to tell you that the former (really, forever) first lady of the United States … More First Line Fridays: Becoming by Michelle Obama #firstlinefridays #thenavireview #bookreview #iambecoming #becomingmichelleobama #michelleobama @crownpublishing

Monday’s Not Coming by Tiffany D. Jackson #mondaysnotcoming #tiffanydjackson #thenavireview #bookreview #guestreviewer @morgan__gayle

Hey guys! I’m so excited to announce that The Navi Review will now occasionally feature guest book review bloggers! More book reviews for you AND you can learn about some of my favorite #bookstagrammers and reviewers! We follow each other on all platforms – and I encourage you to follow us too – and this … More Monday’s Not Coming by Tiffany D. Jackson #mondaysnotcoming #tiffanydjackson #thenavireview #bookreview #guestreviewer @morgan__gayle

My Sister, the Serial Killer by Oyinkan Braithwaite #mysistertheserialkiller #oyinkanbraithwaite #thenavireview #bookreview @doubledaybooks

Hardcover, 240 pages Expected publication: November 20th 2018 by Doubleday Books Satire meets slasher in this short, darkly funny hand grenade of a novel about a Nigerian woman whose younger sister has a very inconvenient habit of killing her boyfriends. Korede is bitter. How could she not be? Her sister, Ayoola, is many things: the favorite … More My Sister, the Serial Killer by Oyinkan Braithwaite #mysistertheserialkiller #oyinkanbraithwaite #thenavireview #bookreview @doubledaybooks

First Line Fridays: My Sister, The Serial Killer by Oyinkan Braithwaite #firstlinefridays #thenavireview #bookreview #mysistertheserialkiller #oyinkanbraithwaite @doubledaybooks

Happy Friday, y’all! I’ve been hearing SO much about this book, My Sister, the Serial Killer by Oyinkan Braithwaite, and I’m excited to have started it this week. Here’s how it starts, with a kick and a bang! “Words” Ayoola summons me with these words — Korede, I killed him. I had hoped I would never … More First Line Fridays: My Sister, The Serial Killer by Oyinkan Braithwaite #firstlinefridays #thenavireview #bookreview #mysistertheserialkiller #oyinkanbraithwaite @doubledaybooks

Queen Solomon by Tamara Faith Berger #bookreview #thenavireview #queensolomon #tamarafaithberger

Paperback, 160 pages Published October 30th 2018 by Coach House Books It’s just another boring summer for our teenaged narrator — until Barbra arrives. An Ethiopian Jew, Barbra was brought to Israel at age five, a part of Operation Solomon, and now our narrator’s well-intentioned father has brought her, as a teen, to their home for … More Queen Solomon by Tamara Faith Berger #bookreview #thenavireview #queensolomon #tamarafaithberger

Hardly Children: Stories by Laura Adamczyk #thenavireview #bookreview #shortstories

Paperback, 240 pages Expected publication: November 20th 2018 by Fsg Originals An eerie debut collection featuring missing parents, unrequited love, and other uncomfortable moments A man hangs from the ceiling of an art gallery. A woman spells out messages to her sister using her own hair. Children deemed “bad” are stolen from their homes. In Hardly Children, … More Hardly Children: Stories by Laura Adamczyk #thenavireview #bookreview #shortstories