Aristotle & Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe Review

Title: Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe Author: Benjamin Alire Saenz Genre & Age Group: Contemporary, LGBTQ, young adult Goodreads Synopsis: Aristotle is an angry teen with a brother in prison. Dante is a know-it-all who has an unusual way of looking at the world. When the two meet at the swimming … Continue reading Aristotle & Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe Review

The Art of Being Normal Review

Title: The Art of Being Normal Author: Lisa Williamson Genre & Age Group: Contemporary, romance, LGBTQ+, young adult Goodreads Synopsis: David Piper has always been an outsider. His parents think he's gay. The school bully thinks he’s a freak. Only his two best friends know the real truth: David wants to be a girl. On … Continue reading The Art of Being Normal Review

ARC Review: The Upside of Unrequited

Title: The Upside of Unrequited Author: Becky Albertalli Genre & Age Group: Contemporary, romance, LGBTQ+, young adult Goodreads Synopsis: Seventeen-year-old Molly Peskin-Suso knows all about unrequited love. No matter how many times her twin sister, Cassie, tells her to woman up, Molly can’t stomach the idea of rejection. So she’s careful. Fat girls always have … Continue reading ARC Review: The Upside of Unrequited

Will Grayson, Will Grayson Review

Title: Will Grayson, Will Grayson Authors: John Green & David Levithan Genre & Age Group: Contemporary, romance, LGBTQ+, young adult Goodreads Synopsis: Will Grayson meets Will Grayson. One cold night, in a most unlikely corner of Chicago, two strangers are about to cross paths. From that moment on, their world will collide and lives intertwine. … Continue reading Will Grayson, Will Grayson Review

ARC Review: You’re Welcome, Universe

Title: You're Welcome, Universe Author: Whitney Gardner Genre & Age Group: Contemporary, young adult Goodreads Synopsis: A vibrant, edgy, fresh new YA voice for fans of More Happy Than Not and Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda, packed with interior graffiti. When Julia finds a slur about her best friend scrawled across the back of … Continue reading ARC Review: You’re Welcome, Universe

Top Ten Thursday #36

Hi everyone!☺️ Because of the great success my first Top Ten Thursday post about diverse books was, I have decided to write up a second one. 2017 is the year where many of you (including myself) have vouched to read more diversely, so hopefully with these recommendations, you'll be able to get a kick start … Continue reading Top Ten Thursday #36

Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda Review

Title: Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda Author: Becky Albertalli Genre & Age Group: Contemporary, romance, LGBTQ+, young adult Goodreads Synopsis: Sixteen-year-old and not-so-openly gay Simon Spier prefers to save his drama for the school musical. But when an email falls into the wrong hands, his secret is at risk of being thrust into the … Continue reading Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda Review

Two Boys Kissing Review

About the book: Title: Two Boys Kissing Author: David Levithan Genre & Age Group: Contemporary, romance, LGBTQ+, young adult Goodreads Synopsis: New York Times  bestselling author David Levithan tells the based-on-true-events story of Harry and Craig, two 17-year-olds who are about to take part in a 32-hour marathon of kissing to set a new Guinness … Continue reading Two Boys Kissing Review

Top Ten Thursday #27

Hi everyone!😊 Many people in the book community have been stressing over diversity in books, and I do think it's important, but most other bloggers have already covered my points, so I didn't feel like writing a discussion post. What I do want to do, though, is make a list of great diverse reads, so … Continue reading Top Ten Thursday #27

Another Day Review

Hi everyone! Now I know I did not review Every Day (my bad!), but I still feel like I have more to say about this companion book. Rest assured that this review will not include spoilers; as it is a companion book, NOT a sequel! Anyway... About the book: Title: Another Day Author: David Levithan Genre … Continue reading Another Day Review