Discussion: things I wish were represented more in books

Though I think books are (thankfully) becoming much more inclusive, there are still tons of things I'd like to see represented more. Most of them seem to be little things, but they can actually be really important. Books shape the way we see the world and what we see as normal, so perpetuating certain ideas … Continue reading Discussion: things I wish were represented more in books

Monthly recommendations: mental illness representaion

Find out more about the Goodreads group here! This month is books with mental illness representation. Okay, being totally honest, I did a post similar to this last year so I literally just duplicated that post and took the books and added a couple more. sorry not sorry Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky … Continue reading Monthly recommendations: mental illness representaion

Book review: Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky

This book follows the protagonist Charlie as he starts high school through a series of letters written from Charlie to an anonymous person. Charlie has struggled with mental illnesses most of his life and there is a lot of emphasis on his struggle with remaining heathy throughout his freshman year of high school. He meets … Continue reading Book review: Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky