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The Upside of Unrequited by Becky Albertalli | Review

My Rating: ★★★☆☆ Date Started: 8/13/18 — Date Finished: 8/15/18 Genre: Young Adult, Contemporary, LGBTQA+, Romance Recommended for People Who Like: coming-of-age, main character exploring sexuality, light-hearted books, humor, first person POV, diversity, f/f side characters I was really liking this book for the majority if it, but the last 50-100 pages kind of ruined it for me. I'm just… Continue reading The Upside of Unrequited by Becky Albertalli | Review

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They Both Die At The End by Adam Silvera | Review

My Rating: ★★★★★ Date Started: 7/31/18 — Date Finished: 8/1/18 Genre: Young Adult, Contemporary, LGBTQA+, Romance Recommended for People Who Like: coming-of-age stories, dealing with loss and grief, multiple POVS, books that take place all in one day, m/m romance Take 37 of Trying-to-Write-this-Review-Without-Crying; action! You truly have to be a fantastic author to get people to read a book where… Continue reading They Both Die At The End by Adam Silvera | Review

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The Wicker King by K. Ancrum | Review

My Rating: ★★★★★ Date Started: 6/24/18 — Date Finished: 6/25/18 Genre: Young Adult, Contemporary, LGBTQA+, Romance, Fantasy Recommended for People Who Like: emotional reads, m/m romance, books pertaining to mental illness So...this may be my new favorite book of 2018. I really loved this book. I couldn’t stop thinking about it all day at work, so then I came home and… Continue reading The Wicker King by K. Ancrum | Review

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When the Moon Was Ours by Anna-Marie McLemore | Review

My Rating: ★★★☆☆ Date Started: 7/27/18 — Date Finished: 7/29/18 Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy, Magical Realism, LGBTQA+, Romance, Stand Alone Recommended for People Who Like: coming to terms with self, lyrical prose, transgendered protagonist, diverse characters, magical realism So this book ended up being entirely different from what I thought it was going to be; I suppose this aligns with… Continue reading When the Moon Was Ours by Anna-Marie McLemore | Review

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Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda (Creekwood, #1) by Becky Albertalli | Review

My Rating: ★★★★☆ Date Started: 6/25/18 — Date Finished: 6/25/18 Genre: Young Adult, Contemporary, LGBTQA+, Romance Recommended for People Who Like: coming of age stories, m/m romance, humor, high school setting Creekwood Series: Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda, Leah on the Offbeat I love how every time a book is being adapted into a movie soon, I make it a… Continue reading Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda (Creekwood, #1) by Becky Albertalli | Review

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We Are Okay by Nina LaCour | Review

My Rating: ★★★☆☆ Date Started: 3/18/18 -- Date Finished: 3/18/18 Genre: Young Adult, Contemporary, LGBTQA+, Stand Alone Recommended for People Who Like: coming to terms with self and loss, healing, first person POV, f/f The day Marin's grandfather unexpectedly died was the day that she ran, leaving behind everything she loved and knew. It hurt enough that her grandfather… Continue reading We Are Okay by Nina LaCour | Review