ARC Review: Boys Run the Riot Vol. by Keito Gaku

Boys Run the Riot Vol. 1 (Boys Run the Riot #1) by Keito GakuMy Ratings: 5/5 A transgender teen named Ryuu finds an escape from the expectations and anxieties of his daily life in the world of street fashion. This personal, heartfelt, fictional story from a Japanese transgender manga creator made waves in Japan and … Continue reading ARC Review: Boys Run the Riot Vol. by Keito Gaku

ARC Review: The Forest of Stolen Girls by June Hur

The Forest of Stolen Girls by June Hur My rating: 5 of 5 stars Hwani's family has never been the same since she and her younger sister went missing and were later found unconscious in the forest, near a gruesome crime scene. The only thing they remember: Their captor wore a painted-white mask. To escape … Continue reading ARC Review: The Forest of Stolen Girls by June Hur

Blog Tour & Review: The Sword in the Street by C. M. Caplan

Welcome to the Blog Tour for The Sword In The Street; this time, we are both doing the tour and we buddy-read this book, so you get two reviews! Title: The Sword In The StreetAuthor: C. M. CaplanPublisher: Razor Sharp BooksPublication Date: March 3, 2021Genres: (Adult) Fantasy Synopsis: Trial by battle is a holy rite … Continue reading Blog Tour & Review: The Sword in the Street by C. M. Caplan

ARC Review: Concrete Rose by Angie Thomas

Concrete Rose by Angie Thomas My rating: 5 of 5 stars If there’s one thing seventeen-year-old Maverick Carter knows, it’s that a real man takes care of his family. As the son of a former gang legend, Mav does that the only way he knows how: dealing for the King Lords. With this money he … Continue reading ARC Review: Concrete Rose by Angie Thomas

ARC Review: The Ravens by Kass Morgan & Danielle Paige

The Ravens by Kass Morgan & Danielle Paige My rating: 3.5 of 5 stars Kappa Rho Nu isn’t your average sorority. Their parties are notorious. Their fundraisers are known for being Westerly College’s most elaborate affairs. But beneath the veil of Greek life and prestige, the sisters of Kappu Rho Nu share a secret: they’re … Continue reading ARC Review: The Ravens by Kass Morgan & Danielle Paige

Audiobook ARC Review: Be Dazzled by Ryan La Sala

Be Dazzled by Ryan La Sala My rating: 4 of 5 stars Who's ready to sparkle?? Project Runway goes to Comic Con in an epic queer love story about creativity, passion, and finding the courage to be your most authentic self. Raffy has a passion for bedazzling. Not just bedazzling, but sewing, stitching, draping, pattern … Continue reading Audiobook ARC Review: Be Dazzled by Ryan La Sala

ARC Review: The Burning God by R.F. Kuang

The Burning God by R.F. Kuang My rating: 5 of 5 stars After saving her nation of Nikan from foreign invaders and battling the evil Empress Su Daji in a brutal civil war, Fang Runin was betrayed by allies and left for dead. Despite her losses, Rin hasn’t given up on those for whom she … Continue reading ARC Review: The Burning God by R.F. Kuang

ARC Review: I’m a Gay Wizard by V.S. Santoni

I’m a Gay Wizard by V.S. Santoni My rating: 3.5 of 5 stars You try magic once and it sticks to you like glitter glue . . . When Johnny and his best friend, Alison, pass their summer holidays dabbling in magic, they never expect it to have consequences. Sure, it’d be great if they … Continue reading ARC Review: I’m a Gay Wizard by V.S. Santoni

ARC Review: Wayward Witch by Zoraida Córdova

Wayward Witch by Zoraida Córdova My rating: 5 of 5 stars Rose Mortiz has always been a fixer, but lately she’s been feeling lost. She has brand-new powers she doesn’t understand, and her family is still trying to figure out how to function in the wake of her amnesiac father’s return home. Then, on the … Continue reading ARC Review: Wayward Witch by Zoraida Córdova

ARC Review: Cemetery Boys by Aiden Thomas

Cemetery Boys by Aiden Thomas My rating: 4 of 5 stars Yadriel has summoned a ghost, and now he can’t get rid of him. When his traditional Latinx family has problems accepting his gender, Yadriel becomes determined to prove himself a real brujo. With the help of his cousin and best friend Maritza, he performs … Continue reading ARC Review: Cemetery Boys by Aiden Thomas

Book Review: A Song Of Wraiths and Ruin by Roseanne A. Brown

A Song Of Wraiths and Ruin by Roseanne A. Brown My Ratings: 5/5 The first in an fantasy duology inspired by West African folklore in which a grieving crown princess and a desperate refugee find themselves on a collision course to murder each other despite their growing attraction. For Malik, the Solstasia festival is a … Continue reading Book Review: A Song Of Wraiths and Ruin by Roseanne A. Brown

Review: An Unkindness of Ghosts by Rivers Solomon

An Unkindness of Ghosts by Rivers Solomon My rating: 4 of 5 stars Odd-mannered, obsessive, withdrawn, Aster has little to offer folks in the way of rebuttal when they call her ogre and freak. She's used to the names; she only wishes there was more truth to them. If she were truly a monster, as … Continue reading Review: An Unkindness of Ghosts by Rivers Solomon

Review: Deadline by Stephanie Ahn

Deadline by Stephanie Ahn My rating: 4 of 5 stars Disgraced witch Harrietta Lee has made a lot of mistakes in her life; there's a reason she's got a sizable burn scar slapped across the side of her neck and a formal letter of excommunication from the international underground magical community. But who has time … Continue reading Review: Deadline by Stephanie Ahn

ARC Review: The Archer at Dawn by Swati Teerdhala

The Archer at Dawn by Swati Teerdhala My rating: 4 of 5 stars A stolen throne. A lost princess. A rescue mission to take back what’s theirs. For Kunal and Esha, finally working together as rebels, the upcoming Sun Mela provides the perfect guise for infiltrating King Vardaan’s vicious court. Kunal returns to his role … Continue reading ARC Review: The Archer at Dawn by Swati Teerdhala

ARC Review: Girl, Serpent, Thorn by Melissa Bashardoust

Girl, Serpent, Thorn by Melissa Bashardoust My rating: 4 of 5 stars A captivating and utterly original fairy tale about a girl cursed to be poisonous to the touch, and who discovers what power might lie in such a curse... There was and there was not, as all stories begin, a princess cursed to be … Continue reading ARC Review: Girl, Serpent, Thorn by Melissa Bashardoust