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

Last Call at the Nightshade Lounge – Paul Krueger

Last Call at the Nightshade Lounge – Paul Krueger

Last Call at the Nightshade Lounge by Paul Krueger is a fun read that manages to tie bartending, demon fighting and fresh out of college angst together. It really should not work together, but it does and I enjoyed the ride the story took me on. Bailey Chen is newly […]

Posted May 31, 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

True Letters from a Fictional Life – Kenneth Logan

True Letters from a Fictional Life – Kenneth Logan

*Jumps up and down* Oh you guys, this book, this book. I was so intrigued by the synopsis that I read it as soon as I received it, in December 2015. Then I had to wait to share and it was awful as you all need to read it! True Letters […]

Posted May 24, 2016 by Laura in Reviews / 5 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

This Side of Providence – Rachel M. Harper

This Side of Providence – Rachel M. Harper

Oh lord, how to start. This Side of Providence is one of those reads that transports you into the story, holds on tight and then throws you out at the end a changed reader. This is one of those rare books that can meld emotion into a world of turmoil. The path […]

Posted April 12, 2016 by Laura in ARC April, 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