ARC Review

This Rebel Heart (Tour Post/Review)

Book Title: This Rebel Heart Author: Katherine Locke Release Date: April 5th, 2022 Genres: Young Adult, Historical Fiction, Magical Realism, LGBTQ+ My rating: 5/5 Stars Synopsis: A tale set amid the 1956 Hungarian revolution in post-WWII Communist Budapest. In the middle of Budapest, there is a river. Csilla knows the river is magic. During WWII, the …

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Ellen Outside the Lines (Tour Post/ARC Review)

Book Title: Ellen Outside the LinesAuthor: A.J. SassRelease Date: March 22nd, 2022Genres: Middle Grade, Contemporary, LGBTQ+, Neurodiversity My rating: 5/5 Stars Synopsis: Rain Reign meets Ivy Aberdeen’s Letter to the World in this heartfelt novel about a neurodivergent thirteen-year-old navigating changing friendships, a school trip, and expanding horizons. Thirteen-year-old Ellen Katz feels most comfortable when her life is well …

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Fine: A Comic About Gender (ARC Review)

Book Title: Fine: A Comic About Gender Author: Rhea Ewing Release Date: April 5th, 2022 Genres: Graphic Novel/Comic, LGBTQ+, Nonfiction, Sequential Art Comic My rating: 4.5/5 Stars Synopsis: As graphic artist Rhea Ewing neared college graduation in 2012, they became consumed by the question: What is gender? This obsession sparked a quest in which they eagerly approached both …

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Midnight in Everwood (ARC Review)

Book Title: Midnight in Everwood Author: M.A. Kuzniar Release Date: October 28th, 2021 Genres: Fantasy, Retelling, Young Adult, Historical Fiction My rating: 4/5 Stars Synopsis: A spell-binding retelling of The Nutcracker, filled with enchanted toys, decadent balls, fierce feminine friendships and a forbidden romance. For fans of The Toymakers, Caraval and The Bear and the Nightingale. There’s nothing Marietta Stelle loves …

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Across a Field of Starlight (ARC Review)

Book Title: Across a Field of Starlight Author: Blue Delliquanti Release Date: February 8, 2022 Genres: Graphic Novel, Science Fiction, Young Adult, LGBTQ+ My rating: 3.75/5 Stars Synopsis: An epic sci-fi graphic novel romance between two non-binary characters as they find one another through time, distance, and war. An amazing story that explores the complexity of …

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