Eliza & Her Monsters by Francesca Zappia / mental health book bingo


*trigger warning for suicidal thoughts and death*  Eliza is the creator of a popular web-comic, Monstrous Sea and essentially is “internet famous”. Eliza lives two lives, her in-real-life as Eliza Mirk and her Internet-life as LadyConstellation where she talks on forums and chats with other fans of her web-comic. One day at school, Eliza is introduced … More Eliza & Her Monsters by Francesca Zappia / mental health book bingo

Top Ten Tuesday: New To Me Authors I Read in 2017


Top Ten Tuesday is an original feature/weekly meme created by The Broke and the Bookish.  Today’s topic:  January 2: Top Ten New-To-Me Authors I Read In 2017 1. Julie Buxbaum 2. Maggie Ann Martin 3. Emma Mills 4. Katie Cotugno 5. Jen Wilde 6. Shari Lapena 7. Ashley Herring Blake 8. Adam Silvera 9. Audrey Coulthurst  10. Julie Hammerle … More Top Ten Tuesday: New To Me Authors I Read in 2017

Top Ten Tuesday: Top Ten Anticipated 2018 Releases {young adult, contemporary, lgbtq+}


Top Ten Tuesday is an original feature/weekly meme created by The Broke and the Bookish.  Today’s topic:  Top Ten Books I’m Looking Forward to In 2018 (These could be new releases, or books you resolve to read, ten debuts we are looking forward to, etc.) I hope you all had a great holiday season! I am so … More Top Ten Tuesday: Top Ten Anticipated 2018 Releases {young adult, contemporary, lgbtq+}

Top Ten Tuesday: Five Books On My Holiday Wish List // #12DaysofBlogmas


Top Ten Tuesday is an original feature/weekly meme created by The Broke and the Bookish.  Today’s topic:  Top Ten Books I Hope Santa Brings (If you celebrate a different Winter holiday, adapt this topic to fit it!) I own way too many books that my bookshelf can’t hold them anymore. So, this post is going to be … More Top Ten Tuesday: Five Books On My Holiday Wish List // #12DaysofBlogmas

ARC REVIEW: Loving Lakyn by Charlotte Reagan | LGBTQ+


Pub. Date: November 20, 2017  I was sent an advanced reader’s e-copy of this novel via the publicist at Inkitt. All opinions are honest and my own. Loving Lakyn comes with a list of trigger warnings. The author provides the list on her website, please view before going into it! I will also touch on … More ARC REVIEW: Loving Lakyn by Charlotte Reagan | LGBTQ+

Top Ten Tuesday: Books That Made Me Hungry!


Top Ten Tuesday is an original feature/weekly meme created by The Broke and the Bookish.  Today’s topic:  Top Ten Yummy Foods Mentioned In Books (Does a character eat something you’d love? Or maybe the book takes place in a bakery/restaurant that makes yummy things? You could also talk about 10 of your favorite cookbooks if you … More Top Ten Tuesday: Books That Made Me Hungry!

Bi Visibility Week – YA Books Featuring Bisexual Characters


This week (9/17 – 9/23) is Bi Visibility Week, which recgonizes the B in LGBTQIAP+ that stands for bisexual. I love all of my bisexual friends and I wanted to showcase some of my favorite books that I’ve read with bisexual representation + books I want to read that feature bisexuality for Bi Visibility Week. If … More Bi Visibility Week – YA Books Featuring Bisexual Characters