Genre: LGBT

Giant YA/NA Heap O’ Reviews

Giant YA/NA Heap O’ Reviews

Learning to Swear in America by Katie Kennedy was such a unique read. Yuri is a seventeen year-old Russian physicist prodigy, who is recruited to the United States to help save the world. An asteroid is headed toward Earth and NASA needs every mind they can get. Yuri had been sheltered in Russia […]

Posted December 7, 2016 by Laura in Reviews / 2 Comments


Frannie and Tru – Karen Hattrup

Frannie and Tru – Karen Hattrup

Frannie and Tru by Karen Hattrup was so much. Like, it’s actually hard to put into words the full depth of this story. A classic coming of age tale narrated by a teen girl, Frannie, who longs to experience the world. She gets that chance when her older cousin Tru comes to […]

Posted May 27, 2016 by Laura in Reviews / 3 Comments

You Know Me Well – David Levithan, Nina LaCour

You Know Me Well – David Levithan, Nina LaCour

You Know Me Well by David Levithan and Nina LaCour is a touching story of first love, both found and lost. Mark and Kate have never been friends but on one crazy night at San Francisco Pride, they become an intrinsic part of the other’s life. Kate is running from the girl she has […]

Posted May 26, 2016 by Laura in Reviews / 2 Comments


Jerkbait – Mia Siegert

Jerkbait – Mia Siegert

I went to BEA knowing I would meet some authors at signings and not expecting much past that. Then at the Friday night Book Blogger Dinner, I went to go say hey to Lauren and struck up a conversation with the woman sitting next to her. As we spoke I […]

Posted May 20, 2016 by Laura in Reviews / 3 Comments


Seven Ways We Lie – Riley Redgate

Seven Ways We Lie – Riley Redgate

Seven Ways We Lie is such a good example of why adults like Young Adult fiction. Rich, detailed and full of emotion I was amazed that this was written by a young women who will not graduate college until two months after publication. Focusing on seven students at Paloma High […]

Posted March 2, 2016 by Laura in Reviews / 1 Comment