Stacking The Shelves #98

Stacking the Shelves is a weekly haul meme hosted by Tynga’s Reviews & Reading Reality. It is about sharing enthusiasm for the new books added to our shelves – be it physical, ebooks, galleys or borrowed from the library.

Though this is a weekly haul meme, *I* will be doing this fortnightly

So many queer adds this week my heart is full!


The Year Shakespeare Ruined My LifeThe Year Shakespeare Ruined My Life by Dani Jensen

Alison Green, desperate valedictorian-wannabe, agrees to produce her school’s production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream. That’s her first big mistake. The second is accidentally saying Yes to a date with her oldest friend, Jack, even though she’s crushing on Charlotte.


Into the Real Into the Real by Z Brewer

A non-binary character and multiple realities? Sign me up !


The Love Curse of Melody McIntyre The Love Curse of Melody McIntyre by Robin Talley

 I am a simple person. I see a Robin Talley book (which automatically means it is sapphic), I add it. 

Every time she falls for someone during a school performance, both the romance and the show end in catastrophe. So, Mel swears off any entanglements until their upcoming production of Les Mis is over. Of course, Mel didn’t count on Odile Rose, rising star in the acting world, auditioning for the spring performance.

A Cat's Tale: A Journey Through Feline History A Cat’s Tale by Paul Koudounaris

A comprehensive history of felines and their impact on the world—from prehistoric origins to present-day status as beloved companions—told through the cats who lived itas a self-professed cat person, how could I ignore it????

Throwaway GirlsThrowaway Girls by Andrea Contos

A murder mystery with a queer main character and themes of class differences? yep yep yep!!!


Come On In Come On In (edited) by Adi Alsaid

This exceptional and powerful anthology explores the joys, heartbreaks and triumphs of immigration, with stories by bestselling and beloved YA authors who are themselves immigrants and the children of immigrants.

Instant Karma Instant Karma by Marissa Meyer

I added it at “a girl is suddenly gifted with the ability to cast instant karma on those around her—both good and bad


The Echo Wife The Echo Wife by Sarah Gailey

A wife finds out that her husband is having an affair with her clone, and now both wives have a body on their hands. Like, obviously I had to add it!

All Girls: A Novel by Emily Layden

Set at a girls’ boarding school where a student accuses a teacher of sexual misconduct, with a coming-of-age angle.


Blood & Honey (Serpent & Dove, #2)

Shelved on Goodreads

 Of Blood and Briars by Rebecca Kim Wells

Cursed to kill all those she touches, Lena endures an isolated life on the run from her fellow humans. But when an enigmatic stranger offers to help her break the curse in exchange for her aid in assassinating a princess hidden in an enchanted forest, Lena embarks on a quest to win her freedom, no matter the cost.AND it is a queer fantasy!

The Valiant Ladies of Potosi by Melissa Grey

two proper young 17th-century Peruvian ladies trade their skirts for swords and end up as vigilante crime-fighters, while falling for each other along the way.*heart eyes*

Midnight Sun (Twilight, #5)

13 new books shelved!

What new books have you added to your shelves? Any of these you excited for?

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