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Book Review: The Wedding Date Disaster by Avery Flynn

Book Review: The Wedding Date Disaster by Avery Flynn

  The Wedding Date Disaster Author: Avery FlynnPublisher: Entangled Amara (August 25, 2020)Paperback, 330 pagesRomance, Contemporary romance, Adult romanceGoodreads Summary Hadley Donavan can’t believe she has to go home to Nebraska for her sister’s wedding. She’s gonna need a wingman and a whole lot of vodka for this level of family interaction. At least her … Continue reading Book Review: The Wedding Date Disaster by Avery Flynn

#SapphicSeptember Readathon – rules, activities, prizes

#SapphicSeptember Readathon – rules, activities, prizes

What is Sapphic September? For the month of September, focus on reading books with Sapphic or wlw characters and themes (enby included!) OK, but what's a "sapphic" book? According to the dictionary?sap·phic/ˈsafik/Learn to pronounce adjective FORMAL•HUMOROUSrelating to lesbians or lesbianism."sapphic lovers"relating to Sappho or her poetry. What does this mean for #SapphicSeptember? Any book with … Continue reading #SapphicSeptember Readathon – rules, activities, prizes

Book Review: Teen Titans: Beast Boy by Kami Garcia

Book Review: Teen Titans: Beast Boy by Kami Garcia

Teen Titans: Beast Boy Author: Kami Garcia Illustrator: Gabriel Picolo Series: Teen Titans, book 2 Publisher: DC Ink (September 1, 2020) Paperback, 208 pages YA Graphic Novel, Superheroes Goodreads Summary Garfield Logan has spent his entire life being overlooked. Even in a small town like Eden, Georgia, the 17-year-old with green streaks in his hair can’t find … Continue reading Book Review: Teen Titans: Beast Boy by Kami Garcia

Book Review: Would I Lie to the Duke by Eva Leigh

Book Review: Would I Lie to the Duke by Eva Leigh

Would I Lie to the Duke Author: Eva Leigh Series: Union of Rakes, book 2 Publisher: Avon (July 28, 2020) Mass market paperback, 384 pages Romance, Historical romance, Adult romance Goodreads Summary When an ambitious entrepreneur pretends to be a lady of means, she catches the eye—and heart—of a duke... Jessica McGale's family business desperately … Continue reading Book Review: Would I Lie to the Duke by Eva Leigh

Kids Book Review: I Have Ants in My Pants

Kids Book Review: I Have Ants in My Pants

I Have Ants in my Pants Author: Julia CookIllustrator: Carrie HartmanPublisher: National Center for Youth Issues (August 27, 2020)Paperback: 32 pagesAge Range: 5 - 6 yearsChildren's Books, Children's FictionGoodreads SummaryIn I Have Ants in My Pants, Julia Cook helps normalize the feeling many kids have when they struggle to control their wiggles and provides strategies for improving impulse control.Some … Continue reading Kids Book Review: I Have Ants in My Pants

Book Review: The Dark Tide by Alicia Jasinska

Book Review: The Dark Tide by Alicia Jasinska

The Dark Tide Author: Alicia Jasinska Series: The Dark Tide, book 1 Publisher: Sourcebooks Fire (August 4, 2020) Hardcover, 336 pages YA Fantasy, Fairy tale retellings, LGBTQIA Goodreads Summary Every year on St. Walpurga's Eve, Caldella's Witch Queen lures a boy back to her palace. An innocent life to be sacrificed on the full moon to … Continue reading Book Review: The Dark Tide by Alicia Jasinska

Book Review: Trade Deadline by Avon Gale & Piper Vaughn

Book Review: Trade Deadline by Avon Gale & Piper Vaughn

Trade Deadline Author: Avon Gale & Piper Vaughn Series: Hat Trick, book 3 Publisher: Carina Press (August 17, 2020) Kindle edition, 304 pages Romance, Contemporary romance, Adult romance Goodreads Summary Daniel “Bellzie” Bellamy should be on top of the world—a Stanley Cup is the perfect topper to his fourteen-year NHL career. But despite the post-win … Continue reading Book Review: Trade Deadline by Avon Gale & Piper Vaughn

Book Review: Cinderella is Dead by Kalynn Bayron

Book Review: Cinderella is Dead by Kalynn Bayron

Cinderella is Dead Author: Kalynn Bayron Publisher: Bloomsbury YA (August 6, 2020) Paperback, 400 pages YA Fantasy Goodreads Summary It's 200 years since Cinderella found her prince, but the fairytale is over. Sophia knows the story though, off by heart. Because every girl has to recite it daily, from when she's tiny until the night … Continue reading Book Review: Cinderella is Dead by Kalynn Bayron