Genre: YA contemporary romance, LGBTQ+ Release date: 21 June, 2022 Content warnings: child abandonment, blood/injury Synopsis: In this delightfully romantic LGBTQ+ comedy-of-errors inspired by Oscar Wilde’s The Importance of Being Earnest, a high school senior works up the courage to ask her long-time crush to prom all while deciding if she should look for her bio… Continue reading Epically Earnest by Molly Horan
Genre: YA sci-fi/dystopian, LGBTQ+ Format: eARC My rating: 5/5 stars Release date: June 29th, 2021 CW: on page death, combat, violence Representation: Asian main characters, bisexual/pansexual (not specified) main character, lesbian main character Synopsis: Two girls on opposite sides of a war discover they're fighting for a common purpose--and falling for each other--in Zoe Hana Mikuta's… Continue reading Gearbreakers by Zoe Hana Mikuta ARC Review
About two months ago, I posted a list of The Books I NEED to Read in 2020. Now I bring you my follow up post, how many of those books did I actually read? So I am going to go through the list from the first post and explain whether or not I actually read… Continue reading How many of my “Books I NEED to read in 2020” did I actually read?
Genre: YA, fantasy, LGTBQ+ Format: NetGalley e-ARC Release date: November 24, 2020 Pages: 368 My rating: 3/5 stars Synopsis: In Julia Ember's dark and lush LGBTQ+ romantic fantasy Ruinsong, two young women from rival factions must work together to reunite their country, as they wrestle with their feelings for each other. Her voice was her prison…Now… Continue reading Ruinsong by Julia Ember: ARC Review
It's that time again, the time to wrap up our month and see how we did. In September I read 7 books; 1 five star, 4 four stars, and 2 three stars. This totaled to 2,804 pages. September was a pretty good reading month for me, I usually average 6 books a month so I… Continue reading My September Wrap-up: mini reviews of all the books I read in September
(Alliteration am I right?) One of my favorite things to read about in any kind of book is royalty. Something about the extravagant castle lifestyle combined with the complexity of court plush a dash of powerful rulers just draws me in like nothing else. On my recent Instagram post I asked my followers for their… Continue reading Royal Recommendations
Genre: YA Fantasy, Retelling Format: Hardcover Release Date: July 7, 2020 Pages: 385 My Rating: 4/5 stars Synopsis: It’s 200 years after Cinderella found her prince, but the fairy tale is over. Teen girls are now required to appear at the Annual Ball, where the men of the kingdom select wives based on a girl’s… Continue reading Cinderella is Dead by Kalynn Bayron Review