BOOK REVIEW (ARC): Squad by Maggie Tokuda-Hall and Lisa Sterle

Squad by Maggie Tokuda-Hall, Lisa Sterle Release Date: October 5, 2021 Page: 225 pages Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐ Synopsis  Pretty Little Liars meets Teen Wolf in this fast-paced, sharply funny, and patriarchy-smashing graphic novel from author Maggie Tokuda-Hall and artist Lisa Sterle. When the new girl is invited to join her high school’s most popular clique, she can’t believe her … Continue reading BOOK REVIEW (ARC): Squad by Maggie Tokuda-Hall and Lisa Sterle

RELEASE WEEK REVIEW: Strength Check by Katherine McIntyre

Strength Check by Katherine McIntyre Series: Dungeons and Dating #1 Release Date: September 21, 2021 Page Count: 297 pages Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐ Synopsis  Roxie Esposito just opened a board game café in San Francisco and should be basking in success. Instead, she’s picking out shards from her last relationship and handling her perpetually drunk mother, both … Continue reading RELEASE WEEK REVIEW: Strength Check by Katherine McIntyre

BOOK REVIEW: Cheer Up: Love and Pompoms by Crystal Frasier, Val Wise

Cheer Up: Love and Pompoms by Crystal Frasier, Val Wise Release Date: August 10, 2021 Page Count: 128 pages Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Synopsis  A sweet, queer teen romance perfect for fans of Fence and Check, Please! Annie is a smart, antisocial lesbian starting her senior year of high school who’s under pressure to join the cheerleader squad to make … Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: Cheer Up: Love and Pompoms by Crystal Frasier, Val Wise

Blog Tour, Review and Favourite Quotes: The Jasmine Throne by Tasha Suri

The Jasmine Throne by Tasha Suri Publisher: Orbit Books Publication date: 08 June 2021 Cover art: Micah Epstein (illustrator), Lauren Panepinto (designer) Age group: Adult Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Genres: Fantasy Synopsis Imprisoned by her dictator brother, Malini spends her days in isolation in the Hirana: an ancient temple that was once the source of the powerful, … Continue reading Blog Tour, Review and Favourite Quotes: The Jasmine Throne by Tasha Suri

BOOK REVIEW: 泾渭情殇 /Clear and Muddy Loss of Love/JWQS by 请君莫笑 (PDL)

泾渭情殇 (Jing Wei Qing Shang)/Clear and Muddy Loss of Love/JWQS by 请君莫笑 (Please Don't Laugh/PDL) Release Date: 2018 Chapters: 303 + 4 extras Translation: complete Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Synopsis  A natural moat called the Luo river split the great land into two. Jing of the north, and Wei of the south. One was the Prince of … Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: 泾渭情殇 /Clear and Muddy Loss of Love/JWQS by 请君莫笑 (PDL)

RELEASE WEEK REVIEW: Ace of Spades by Faridah Àbíké-Íyímídé

Ace of Spades by Faridah Àbíké-Íyímídé Release Date: June 1, 2021 Page Count: 432 pages Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Synopsis  Gossip Girl meets Get Out in Ace of Spades, a YA contemporary thriller by debut author Faridah Àbíké-Íyímídé about two students, Devon & Chiamaka, and their struggles against an anonymous bully. When two Niveus Private Academy students, Devon Richards and Chiamaka … Continue reading RELEASE WEEK REVIEW: Ace of Spades by Faridah Àbíké-Íyímídé

RELEASE DAY REVIEW: How to Find a Princess by Alyssa Cole

How to Find A Princess by Alyssa Cole Series: Runaway Royals #2 Release Date: May 25, 2021 Page Count: 400 pages Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐ Synopsis New York Times and USA Today bestseller Alyssa Cole’s second Runaway Royals novel is a queer Anastasia retelling, featuring a long-lost princess who finds love with the female investigator tasked with tracking her down. Makeda Hicks … Continue reading RELEASE DAY REVIEW: How to Find a Princess by Alyssa Cole

RELEASE WEEK REVIEW: It Goes Like This by Miel Moreland

It Goes Like This by Miel Moreland Release Date: May 18, 2021 Page Count: 352 pages Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Synopsis  In Miel Moreland's heartfelt young adult debut, It Goes Like This, four queer teens realize that sometimes you have to risk hitting repeat on heartbreak. Eva, Celeste, Gina, and Steph used to think their friendship was unbreakable. … Continue reading RELEASE WEEK REVIEW: It Goes Like This by Miel Moreland