Hi everyone! This will be my first post in a new series of posts where I will be recommending LGBTQ+ books, today I am focussing on my favourite books featuring bisexual main characters...here are my top 5 picks! 1) You Asked for Perfect by Laura Silverman Genre: YA contemporary Rating: 4 stars Release date: 05/03/19 … Continue reading Recommendations: Books With Bisexual Main Characters
The meme "Six for Sunday" was created by A Little but a Lot weekly prompts can be found here This weeks theme is Favourite LGBT Books! As I predominantly only read diverse books, I had quite a few for this prompt, but I managed to narrow it down! 1) Heartstopper by Alice Oseman (5 stars) … Continue reading Six For Sunday: Favourite LGBTQ+ Books!
I don't think I have ever done a haul on my blog before, so I thought I would share all the books and bookish bits I received in January! Books sent to me for free by publishers in exchange for an honest review: Colour Me In by Lydia Ruffles (Unsolicited from Team BKMRK, Hachette … Continue reading January 2019 Book Haul!
Hi everyone! This is part 2 of my 2019 diverse books blog posts, link to post #1 click here. I had such a great response from my previous post, which I am extremely happy about because I am so passionate about everyone being represented, it's so important for a reader to be able to see … Continue reading Hidden Gems: Diverse 2019 Book Releases #2
Thank you, Edelweiss+ and the publisher for the chance to read this novel! Title: 99 Percent Mine Author: Sally Thorne Release date: 29/01/19 Genre: Adult contemporary romance My Rating: 4 stars Trigger/content warnings: Instance of unwanted sexual advances/physical contact at the beginning, grief (with talks of loss) and our main character has a serious heart condition. Synopsis from Goodreads: … Continue reading ARC Book Review: 99 Percent Mine by Sally Thorne (4 stars)
Thank you, NetGalley and the publisher for the chance to read this novel! Title: Grave Mercy Author: Robin LaFevers Genre: YA, Historical, Fantasy Romance My Rating: 3.5/4 out of 5 stars Trigger/content warnings: Some violence and gore, sexual assault and attempted rape, physical abuse Synopsis from Goodreads: Seventeen-year-old Ismae escapes from the brutality of an arranged marriage into the … Continue reading Book Review: Grave Mercy by Robin LaFevers (NetGalley Reads)
Thank you, NetGalley and the publisher for the chance to read this novel! Title: To Night Owl From Dogfish Authors: Holly Goldberg-Sloan and Meg Wolitzer Genre: Middle Grade contemporary Release date: 21st February 2019 My Rating: 3.5 stars Trigger/content warnings: Death of a family member (in the past), some brief mentions of homophobia. While … Continue reading ARC Book Review: To Night Owl From Dogfish by Holly Goldberg-Sloan and Meg Wolitzer (NetGalley Reads)
Just a quick post today to let everyone know I am hosting an international book giveaway on my Twitter and Instagram! (I will be hosting a blog giveaway soon, so stay tuned!) As a thank you for a wonderful year, I want to give something back. So feel free to enter on both sites, all … Continue reading International Book Depository Giveaway! (Twitter & Instagram)
Hi everyone! While I am super excited and happy to see so many 2019 book releases that everyone is talking about and creating hype around, I wanted to do something a little different today and talk about 2019 books you might not have heard much about yet. Most of these are diverse in some way; … Continue reading Hidden Gems: Diverse 2019 Book Releases #1
Hi everyone! I am finally back from the weird Christmas/new year hiatus and what a better way to begin the new year than to talk about my bookish goals for 2019! 1) Keep (and stick to) a planner I recently purchased the Owlcrate planner from a lovely lady on a Facebook group, I can't … Continue reading My 2019 Bookish Goals