Book Features · LGBT

7 new LGBTQIA+ contemporaries for your summer reading list

For me, summer is the perfect time for fun, light-hearted contemporaries, with soft romances. And there have been a lot of great LGBTQIA+ contemporaries that have hit shelves in the last couple of months. So I’ve rounded up seven that I think would be ideal for the warm summer weather, and you might just want… Continue reading 7 new LGBTQIA+ contemporaries for your summer reading list

TBRs and Wrap ups

August TBR (Aka attempting to read the unwieldy pile of books I brought back from YALC)

My feelings about August are usually something like ‘Yay it’s the height of summer, but wait no why is it raining all the time please stop?!’. Basically. But this year, my feelings are less weather related, and more YALC related. After having a wonderful weekend at the convention, I now have an almost unwieldy amount… Continue reading August TBR (Aka attempting to read the unwieldy pile of books I brought back from YALC)

Book Reviews

Book review: Our Dark Duet by V. E. Schwab

Author: V. E. Schwab Pages: 470 Genre: Fantasy, YA Edition: Paperback Publication Date: 13th June 2017 Read: 3rd – 10th June 2017 Rating:  ‘The only one who’d say her name with any sense of knowing was August, and he was hundreds of miles away in Verity, at the center of a city on fire.’ Kate… Continue reading Book review: Our Dark Duet by V. E. Schwab

Top Ten Tuesday

Top Ten Tuesday: Cute and funny summer reads

Hello, happy Tuesday from London! It’s that time of the week again! Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly feature hosted over at The Broke and The Bookish, and this week’s theme is: May 23: Summer Reads Freebie: In preparation for Memorial Day (which is always the unofficial summer kickoff for me), let’s rec some summer/beach reads: books to… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Cute and funny summer reads

Book Reviews

Book review: This Savage Song

‘Sunai, Sunai, eyes like coal, Sing you a song and steal your soul’.  Having just read A Darker Shade of Magic last month and met V.E. Schwab at YALC (she’s an incredible warrior Queen of a human), it’s safe to say I was full of anticipation for This Savage Song. I’d heard brilliant things about it… Continue reading Book review: This Savage Song