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

book lists

#PrideMonth | My Top 10 LGBTQ+ Classics

As Pride Month unfortunately draws to a close, I wanted to talk about LGBTQ+ classics. I love that we have more queer books releasing in YA of late, exploring the lesser-known and often erased identities like asexuality and non-binary/genderqueer. That being said, I think it’s important, as a queer OR allocishet reader, to take a… Continue reading #PrideMonth | My Top 10 LGBTQ+ Classics

Diversity Spotlight Thursday

Diversity Spotlight Thursday | Asexual Main 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 that hasn’t been released yet. For my final Pride Month Diversity… Continue reading Diversity Spotlight Thursday | Asexual Main Characters

reviews

Review | Gone, Gone, Gone

Gone, Gone, Gone by Hannah Moskowitz Genre: YA | Diversity: gay+interracial | My Rating: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ It's a year after 9/11. Sniper shootings throughout the D.C. area have everyone on edge and trying to make sense of these random acts of violence. Meanwhile, Craig and Lio are just trying to make sense of their lives. Craig’s crushing on quiet, distant… Continue reading Review | Gone, Gone, Gone

reviews

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

Diversity Spotlight Thursday

Diversity Spotlight Thursday: Bisexual MCs in YA Lit

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. Happy Pride Month everyone! This month… Continue reading Diversity Spotlight Thursday: Bisexual MCs in YA Lit

reviews

Double Mini-Reviews | The Melody of You and Me + The Paths We Choose

Hello all! Welcome to my first Double Review post! I’m changing the way I do reviews a little bit. Previously, I’ve been posting a majority of my reviews only on Goodreads. As of now, I’m upping my review posts to twice a week. Today, I’m bringing you two very special mini-reviews. M. Hollis’ New Adult… Continue reading Double Mini-Reviews | The Melody of You and Me + The Paths We Choose