Category: LGBT

Book Review – Any Way the Wind Blows

Author: Rainbow Rowell Publication Date: July 6, 2021 Length: 579 pages Read Date(s): July 8, 2021 - July 11, 2021 ⭐⭐⭐⭐ Goodreads Synopsis In Carry On, Simon Snow and his friends realized that everything they thought they understood about the world might be wrong. And in Wayward Son, they wondered whether everything they understood about … Continue reading Book Review – Any Way the Wind Blows

ARC Mini Review – The Relic Spell

Author: Jimena I. Novaro Publication Date: December 17, 2019 Length: 400 pages Read Date(s): June 25, 2021 - June 29, 2021 ⭐⭐⭐⭐ Goodreads Review Magic rolls through Orion Tamura’s history classroom like a tidal wave of golden light that only he can see. The spell is deadly, and Orion has no idea who cast it … Continue reading ARC Mini Review – The Relic Spell

Book Review – Autoboyography

Author: Christina Lauren Publication Date: September 12, 2017 Length: 416 pages Read Date(s): June 22, 2021 - June 24, 2021 ⭐⭐⭐⭐ Goodreads Synopsis Three years ago, Tanner Scott’s family relocated from California to Utah, a move that nudged the bisexual teen temporarily back into the closet. Now, with one semester of high school to go, … Continue reading Book Review – Autoboyography

Book Review – They Both Die at the End

Author: Adam Silvera Publication Date: September 5, 2017 Length: 373 pages Read Date(s): June 18, 2021 - June 22, 2021 🌟🌟🌟🌟🌟 Goodreads Synopsis Adam Silvera reminds us that there’s no life without death and no love without loss in this devastating yet uplifting story about two people whose lives change over the course of one … Continue reading Book Review – They Both Die at the End

Mini Audiobook Review – What If It’s Us

Author(s): Becky Albertalli & Adam Silvera Narrator(s): Noah Galvin & Froy Gutierrez Publication Date: October 9, 2018 Length: 9 hours & 48 minutes Listen Date(s): June 9, 2021 - June 18, 2021 ⭐⭐⭐⭐ Goodreads Synopsis Critically acclaimed and bestselling authors Becky Albertalli and Adam Silvera combine their talents in this smart, funny, heartfelt collaboration about … Continue reading Mini Audiobook Review – What If It’s Us

Book Review – Not Quite Out

Author: Louise Willingham Publication Date: February 9, 2021 Length: 338 pages Read Date(s): June 15, 2021 - June 18, 2021 ⭐⭐⭐ Goodreads Synopsis William Anson is done with relationships, thanks. He’s starting the second year of his medicine degree single, focused, and ready to mingle with purely platonic intentions.Meeting Daniel, a barely recovered drug addict … Continue reading Book Review – Not Quite Out

Book Review – The Song of Achilles

Author: Madeline Miller Publication Date: September 20, 2011 Length: 378 pages Read Date(s): June 12, 2021 - June 14, 2021 🌟🌟🌟🌟🌟 Goodreads Synopsis Achilles, "the best of all the Greeks," son of the cruel sea goddess Thetis and the legendary king Peleus, is strong, swift, and beautiful, irresistible to all who meet him. Patroclus is … Continue reading Book Review – The Song of Achilles

Audiobook Mini Review – Red, White & Royal Blue

Author: Casey McQuiston Narrator: Ramón de Ocampo Publication Date: May 14, 2019 Length: 12 hours & 15 minutes Listen Date(s): May 24, 2021 - June 5, 2021 ⭐⭐⭐⭐ Goodreads Synopsis First Son Alex Claremont-Diaz is the closest thing to a prince this side of the Atlantic. With his intrepid sister and the Veep’s genius granddaughter, … Continue reading Audiobook Mini Review – Red, White & Royal Blue

ARC Review – If This Gets Out

Author(s): Sophie Gonzales & Cale Dietrich Publication Date: December 7, 2021 Length: 416 pages Read Date(s): June 9, 2021 - June 11, 2021 🌟🌟🌟🌟🌟 Goodreads Synopsis Eighteen-year-olds Ruben Montez and Zach Knight are two members of the boy-band Saturday, one of the biggest acts in America. Along with their bandmates, Angel Phan and Jon Braxton, … Continue reading ARC Review – If This Gets Out

Book Review – The Darkness Outside Us

Author: Eliot Schrefer Publication Date: June 1, 2021 Length: 416 pages Read Date(s): June 4, 2021 - June 8, 2021 🌟🌟🌟🌟🌟 Goodreads Synopsis Two boys, alone in space.After the first settler on Titan trips her distress signal, neither remaining country on Earth can afford to scramble a rescue of its own, and so two sworn … Continue reading Book Review – The Darkness Outside Us