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Review | If I Was Your Girl

If I Was Your Girl by Meredith Russo Genre: YA Contemporary| Diversity: trans MC (#OwnVoices!) | My Rating: ⭐️⭐️⭐️ Synopsis (from Goodreads): Amanda Hardy is the new girl in school in Lambertville, Tennessee. Like any other girl, all she wants is to make friends and fit in. But Amanda is keeping a secret. There’s a reason why she… Continue reading Review | If I Was Your Girl

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Review | How to Make a Wish | ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

How to Make a Wish by Ashley Herring Blake Genre: YA Contemporary | Diversity: bisexual MC & biracial LI | My Rating:  Synopsis (from Goodreads): Grace, tough and wise, has nearly given up on wishes, thanks to a childhood spent with her unpredictable, larger-than-life mother. But this summer, Grace meets Eva, a girl who believes in dreams, despite her… Continue reading Review | How to Make a Wish | ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

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Review | Tell Me Again How a Crush Should Feel

Tell Me Again How a Crush Should Feel by Sara Farizan Genre: YA Contemporary | Diversity: Persian lesbian MC | My Rating:  My Synopsis— High school junior Leila knows that she’s a lesbian, but she’s keeping it a secret for several reasons: she doesn’t know how her friends will react, and she’s terrified of how her Persian family… Continue reading Review | Tell Me Again How a Crush Should Feel

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ARC Review | Girl Out Of Water

Girl Out of Water by Laura Silverman Genre: YA Contemporary | Release Date: May 2, 2017 | My Rating:  Synopsis (from Goodreads): Anise Sawyer plans to spend every minute of summer with her friends: surfing, chowing down on fish tacos drizzled with wasabi balsamic vinegar, and throwing bonfires that blaze until dawn. But when a serious… Continue reading ARC Review | Girl Out Of Water

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Review | The Upside of Unrequited

 The Upside of Unrequited by Becky Albertalli Genre: YA contemporary | Diversity: anxious MC & queer side characters  My Rating:  Synopsis (from Goodreads):  Seventeen-year-old Molly Peskin-Suso knows all about unrequited love. No matter how many times her twin sister, Cassie, tells her to woman up, Molly can’t stomach the idea of rejection. So she’s careful. Fat… Continue reading Review | The Upside of Unrequited

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Review | Under Rose-Tainted Skies

Under Rose-Tainted Skies by Louise Gornall Genre: YA contemporary | Diversity: anxiety rep | My Rating:  My Synopsis: In this heart-wrenching story, Norah struggles with a trifecta of mental health issues: agoraphobia, OCD, and depression. She has hardly left her house in four years and experiences debilitating panic attacks, intrusive thoughts, and  general feelings of hopelessness. Her only… Continue reading Review | Under Rose-Tainted Skies

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Review | Paperweight

Paperweight by Meg Haston Genre: YA Contemporary | Diversity: ED Rep | My Rating:  My Synopsis: This dark, honest book is the story of Stevie, a 17-year-old struggling with an eating disorder and convinced that the only way she can atone for past mistakes is by killing herself on the anniversary of her brother’s death. When her… Continue reading Review | Paperweight