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Books to check out for Trans Day of Visibility

March 31st is International Transgender Day of Visibility, a day to celebrate trans and non-binary people and raise awareness about the discrimination they still face. There are some brilliant books by trans authors that deserve more love and attention, so today I’m sharing eight books you should check out, and seven books that are on… Continue reading Books to check out for Trans Day of Visibility

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28 Most Anticipated Releases of 2022: January – June

Anticipated releases posts are always some of my favourites to write. I love researching the books that are coming out soon and getting myself even more excited about them (this is a one-woman hype train, all aboard please). So, despite this post being a month late, let’s crack out the megaphone and shout about some… Continue reading 28 Most Anticipated Releases of 2022: January – June

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40 Most Anticipated Releases of 2021 (July to December)

It’s summer time and we’re half way through the year so it’s time for one of my favourite types of posts. A list of anticipated releases for the second half of 2021. These are all books I’m looking forward to that are releasing in July to December of 2021. Hopefully I can share my excitement… Continue reading 40 Most Anticipated Releases of 2021 (July to December)

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

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18 of the Best Books I Read in 2020

In 2020, I somehow managed to read more books than any other year. Ever. So when it came down to choosing the best of the best, I had a bit of a task on my hands. How do you narrow down 120 books to 10 or 15 favourites? With difficulty, apparently. But after some musing… Continue reading 18 of the Best Books I Read in 2020

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Books I want to pick up before the end of 2020

With the end of 2020 fast approaching, I feel like a lot of us are having the same realisation. I haven’t read that book I said I was going to read earlier in the year. This happens to me every year. As well as the books that were already on my backlist, there are so… Continue reading Books I want to pick up before the end of 2020

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Books that the Goodreads Choice Awards reminded me I want to read

It’s that time of year again folks. It’s Goodreads Choice Awards season, where we get the chance to vote for our favourite books of the year. Although, the awards have definite issues (they too often promote problematic books, sideline indie releases, and shortlist a disproportionate number of white authors compared to authors of colour, to… Continue reading Books that the Goodreads Choice Awards reminded me I want to read

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Guest post by Julia’s Bookcase // 8 of my favourite F/F YA books

Today I’m incredibly excited to be sharing a guest post from Julia at Julia’s Bookcase about her favourite sapphic YA books. Make sure to check out Julia’s blog, as she posts wonderful content! I always try to read diversely, but lately I realised that I’ve read far fewer YA books about two girls falling in… Continue reading Guest post by Julia’s Bookcase // 8 of my favourite F/F YA books

LGBTQIA · TBRs and Wrap ups

June 2020 wrap up // Pride month and LGBTQ+ month readathon

Please continue supporting the Black Lives Matter movement. The Black Lives Matter cardd is constantly being updated with new information, petitions, and resources. In June, I read nine books, which was slightly less than I was hoping for, but an amount I’m pretty happy with. Three of the nine were for my LGBTQ+ month readathon TBR, but… Continue reading June 2020 wrap up // Pride month and LGBTQ+ month readathon