TBRs and Wrap ups

July 2021 TBR // Summer reading and visiting family

It’s July and it’s SUMMER. ☀️ Summer is my favourite season, so I’m drinking iced coffees, enjoying the sun (when it deigns to show its face) and t h r i v i n g. (Well, aside from the weight of existential dread and growing pandemic concerns because the government has decided to ignore the… Continue reading July 2021 TBR // Summer reading and visiting family

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Top Ten Tuesday // Anticipated romance releases for the rest of 2021

Top Ten Tuesday was created by The Broke and the Bookish in June of 2010 and moved to That Artsy Reader Girl in January of 2018. It was born of a love of lists, a love of books, and a desire to bring bookish friends together. This week’s theme is: June 29: Most Anticipated Releases of the Second Half of… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday // Anticipated romance releases for the rest of 2021

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Top Ten Tuesday // Books on my wishlist

Top Ten Tuesday was created by The Broke and the Bookish in June of 2010 and moved to That Artsy Reader Girl in January of 2018. It was born of a love of lists, a love of books, and a desire to bring bookish friends together. This week’s theme is: June 22: Bookish Wishes (My birthday is today, so celebrate… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday // Books on my wishlist

Book articles · Book Features

Spring cleaning my Goodreads TBR

Back in September, I did a big old Goodreads TBR unhaul as part of Shealea‘s #Goodreadance. I found it really useful to refresh my shelves and re-evaluate which books I’m likely to read in the coming months (or even years). In spring, I did another round of virtual spring cleaning. I’ve added a lot of… Continue reading Spring cleaning my Goodreads TBR

ARC reviews · Book Reviews · LGBTQIA

Book review: Between Perfect and Real by Ray Stoeve

Between Perfect and Real released in the UK last week and I’m excited to be sharing my review of this heart-felt YA contemporary. Thank you to Abrams and Chronicle for sending me a copy in exchange for an honest review. Synopsis Dean Foster knows he’s a trans guy. He’s watched enough YouTube videos and done… Continue reading Book review: Between Perfect and Real by Ray Stoeve

Top Ten Tuesday · weekly features

Top Ten Tuesday // Books on my summer TBR

Top Ten Tuesday was created by The Broke and the Bookish in June of 2010 and moved to That Artsy Reader Girl in January of 2018. It was born of a love of lists, a love of books, and a desire to bring bookish friends together. This week’s theme is: June 15: Books On My Summer 2021 TBR There are… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday // Books on my summer TBR

Blog Tours · Book Features

Blog tour: Black Water Sister by Zen Cho

Today is my stop on the Black Water Sister blog tour, hosted by EDPR. I’m delighted to be sharing an extract from the book that gives a real flavour of why this book is as brilliant as it is. A huge thank you to EDPR for providing me with a copy of the book in… Continue reading Blog tour: Black Water Sister by Zen Cho

TBRs and Wrap ups

June 2021 TBR // Pride month and birthday excitement

It’s June, which means it’s finally pride month! This month, as with every June, I’m trying to read exclusively queer books (if possible), so my TBR is filled with LGBTQIAP+ goodness. It was also my birthday on 9th and I spent a lovely day in Liverpool, having lunch with my folks, walking through the docks,… Continue reading June 2021 TBR // Pride month and birthday excitement

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Top Ten Tuesday // Queer contemporaries that made me want more queer books with the same vibes

Top Ten Tuesday was created by The Broke and the Bookish in June of 2010 and moved to That Artsy Reader Girl in January of 2018. It was born of a love of lists, a love of books, and a desire to bring bookish friends together. This week’s theme is: June 8: Books I Loved that Made Me Want More… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday // Queer contemporaries that made me want more queer books with the same vibes

ARC reviews · Blog Tours · Book Reviews

Blog tour: Illusionary by Zoraida Córdova

Today is my stop on the Hodderscape Illusionary blog tour and I’m happy to be sharing my review of what’s become one of my new favourite duologies. Thank you to Hodderscape for providing me with a copy of the book in exchange for participation in the blog tour and an honest review. Synopsis Reeling from… Continue reading Blog tour: Illusionary by Zoraida Córdova