BookTube Newbie Tag 2.0 ✨

It's the BookTube Newbie Tag 2.0! ✨ I've been on BookTube now for about 4 months, and making bookish videos honestly brings me so much joy. Books, new reader friends, what more could I ask for. 🖤 https://youtu.be/ndBOIm5Rtog QUESTIONS What genres would you like to see talked about more on BookTube? What do you feel… Continue reading BookTube Newbie Tag 2.0 ✨

My #PimpMyBio for Pitch Wars

First things first. I'm Morgan Vega, and thanks for checking out my #PimpMyBio for Pitch Wars 2018! ABOUT MY BOOK My young adult contemporary SLEEPING AROUND is about a foster-care escapee searching to belong at college. Eighteen-year-old freshman CORA LI has never belonged—not with her unknown parents in Taiwan or at her past eleven foster homes.… Continue reading My #PimpMyBio for Pitch Wars

A Room Away From the Wolves Book Review and Giveaway

Here it is! Another book's blog tour! One of my fave genres is magical realism, so I was thrilled to receive an ARC of A Room Away for the Wolves by Nova Ren Suma. 👌🏼 Bring on the strange and mysterious. 🖤 Also, don't miss the giveaway details below my review! A Room Away From the Wolves by… Continue reading A Room Away From the Wolves Book Review and Giveaway

I MET AUTHORTUBER KRISTEN MARTIN 💖 | All About the Indies Vlog

I went to the indie book expo All About the Indies and omg. I met AuthorTuber Kristen Martin! 😍 Meeting Kristen was everything and more. I’ve been watching her YouTube channel for forever, but I never thought I would actually meet her. She’s such a kind, positive, uplifting, high vibe human. ✨ Shoutout to my new… Continue reading I MET AUTHORTUBER KRISTEN MARTIN 💖 | All About the Indies Vlog

AuthorTube Newbie Tag 🖤

Still a BookTube newbie. Now an AuthorTube newbie too. I'm here to make new author friends! 🖤 https://youtu.be/9ufs8J6So9Y

5 Thoughts on Starting My BookTube Channel

It's happened. I've reached 100 subscribers on my BookTube channel. 👍🏼📖 Not to sound super extra—but from starting my channel—I've learned a lot about the BookTube community, about myself as a reader, and about the power and magic of books. ✨ Here are my 5 main thoughts from these past three, bookish months. 1. The BookTube community is the… Continue reading 5 Thoughts on Starting My BookTube Channel

Mental Health Book Tag

https://youtu.be/W4AVbmwCWKs I created my first-ever, original book tag—the Mental Health Book Tag—because, after researching Mental Illness in Young Adult Books, I was interested in how BookTubers were using these book tag videos to talk about mental health. Unfortunately, I was disappointed with the tags I found. For instance, the Asylum Book Tag, which includes the… Continue reading Mental Health Book Tag

Mental Illness in Young Adult Books

In my first BookTube video BookTube Newbie Tag, I mentioned how I was able to include starting a BookTube channel into a project for one of my graduate school classes. Since I was able to choose my own topic for my Disabilities Studies class’ final project, I decided to explore how mental illnesses are represented… Continue reading Mental Illness in Young Adult Books

BookTube Newbie Tag

Today is the day!!! My FIRST BookTube video is now published!  https://youtu.be/_FwVVoEoaUE Obviously, I'm still figuring all this out, but I'm excited about being a part of the BookTube community and to talk about books. Let's do this!