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Review | 3 by Hannah Moskowitz

Genre: YA Contemporary | Diversity: Latina MC + polyam | My Rating: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Goodreads Blurb:  Taylor Cipriano had everything figured out, back when she lived with her single mother in Miami. Now, she's moved upstate for her junior year to live with her mom's boyfriend and her soon-to-be-stepsister and is trying to figure out who she is out of… Continue reading Review | 3 by Hannah Moskowitz

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Review | Ramona Blue by Julie Murphy

Genre: YA contemporary | Diversity: queer | My Rating: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Goodreads Blurb:  Ramona was only five years old when Hurricane Katrina changed her life forever. Since then, it’s been Ramona and her family against the world. Standing over six feet tall with unmistakable blue hair, Ramona is sure of three things: she likes girls, she’s fiercely devoted to her family,… Continue reading Review | Ramona Blue by Julie Murphy

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Review | Nevada by Imogen Binnie

Genre: Contemporary Fiction | Diversity: Trans (#OwnVoices) | My Rating: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Goodreads Blurb:  Nevada is the darkly comedic story of Maria Griffiths, a young trans woman living in New York City and trying to stay true to her punk values while working retail. When she finds out her girlfriend has lied to her, the world she thought she’d carefully built… Continue reading Review | Nevada by Imogen Binnie

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Review | Addict (The Cassie Tam Files #1)

Addict (The Cassie Tam Files #1) by Matt Doyle Genre: Sci-Fi/Crime Noir | Diversity: queer Chinese-Canadian MC | My Rating: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Goodreads Blurb New Hopeland was built to be the centre of the technological age, but like everywhere else, it has its dark side. Assassins, drug dealers and crooked businessmen form a vital part of the city’s make-up, and sometimes,… Continue reading Review | Addict (The Cassie Tam Files #1)

Diversity Spotlight Thursday

Diversity Spotlight Thursday: f/f romance

Diversity Spotlight Thursday is a weekly meme hosted by Aimal @ Bookshelves and Paperbacks. The goal: talk about diverse books! The meme features 3 diverse books—1 diverse book you read and enjoyed, 1 diverse book that you haven’t read yet, and 1 diverse book that hasn’t been released yet. This week, I’m talking about books… Continue reading Diversity Spotlight Thursday: f/f romance

monthly wrap-up

Monthly Wrap-Up: June 2017

Welcome to another monthly wrap-up! Please note: I used to put a section in this post called Around the Blogosphere, where I share a few great posts from the month by other bloggers. Due to the sheer amount of awesomeness currently in my WordPress Reader, I’ve decided to do a separate post for this. You… Continue reading Monthly Wrap-Up: June 2017

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Review | Tash Hearts Tolstoy

Tash Hearts Tolstoy by Kathryn Ormsbee Genre: YA Contemporary | Diversity: Asexual MC | My Rating: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Goodreads Blurb— After a shout-out from one of the Internet’s superstar vloggers, Natasha “Tash” Zelenka finds herself and her obscure, amateur web series, Unhappy Families, thrust into the limelight: She’s gone viral. Her show is a modern adaptation of Anna Karenina—written by… Continue reading Review | Tash Hearts Tolstoy

Diversity Spotlight Thursday

Diversity Spotlight Thursday | Trans / Non-Binary Characters

Diversity Spotlight Thursday is a weekly meme hosted by Aimal @ Bookshelves and Paperbacks. The goal: talk about diverse books! The meme features 3 diverse books—1 diverse book you read and enjoyed, 1 diverse book that you haven’t read yet, and 1 diverse book releasing soon. I’m gonna be honest here: I have in no… Continue reading Diversity Spotlight Thursday | Trans / Non-Binary Characters

Diversity Spotlight Thursday

Diversity Spotlight Thursday: LGBT adult fiction

Diversity Spotlight Thursday is a weekly meme hosted by Aimal @ Bookshelves and Paperbacks. The goal: talk about diverse books! The meme features 3 diverse books—1 diverse book you read and enjoyed, 1 diverse book that you haven’t read yet, and 1 diverse book that hasn’t been released yet. Welcome to my first queer Diversity… Continue reading Diversity Spotlight Thursday: LGBT adult fiction

TBR

my big queer summer TBR!

Happy June everyone! The June/July Challenge for Diverse Reads 2017 is Gender/Sexuality and I could not be more excited! I’ve been developing this list for a while. Some of these are books I own, and some are ones I’m looking to get my hands on in the next few weeks. I’m going to pare them… Continue reading my big queer summer TBR!