The Weight of the Stars (soft, sweet queer girls & space) — Kayla Ancrum

TITLE: The Weight of the Stars AUTHOR: K. Ancrum RELEASE DATE: March 19th, 2019 GENRE: Sci-fi AGE RANGE: YA All Ryann wants is to travel through space, but that’s not happening for a girl living in a trailer park, taking care of her brother and his baby—so she spends her time befriending the “misfits” at her school and […]

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Red, White & Royal Blue (AKA my fave of 2019 so far) — Casey McQuiston

TITLE: Red, White & Royal Blue AUTHOR: Casey McQuiston RELEASE DATE: May 14, 2019 GENRE: Romance AGE RANGE: NA Alex, the First Son, has one arch-nemesis: Prince Henry of England, the Crown’s golden boy. After their long-held feud escalates to a disaster at the Royal Wedding, the two are forced to fake a friendship in the spotlight to […]

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October TBR: Too Many Books, Too Little Time

All year, I swore that I would catch up on all of my fall ARCs by September 30th so that October could be totally dedicated to mood reading, yet here we are, and… well, that didn’t happen. At all. So, a few plans for this month are: OWNtober — reading books from my backlist that […]

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September TBR: No Theme?!

I know, I always have a “theme” for my TBR, but not this month! While I really wanted to join in on Kathy’s Sequel September in a big way and knock out some series, I’ve spread myself so thin with review copies that they’re almost all I can focus on this month! (That said, I’m still […]

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August TBR: #ARCAugust & #BookTubeAThon 2018!

Busy busy busy… This month, while I am still participating in the Life & Lit Throwback Event (feel free to comment for more info or an invite!), I’m only really focusing on two things: Book-Tube-A-Thon 2018 #ARCAugust! If you’re not familiar with either of these… Book-Tube-A-Thon is an annual week-long readathon where you can check […]

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Hullmetal Girls — Emily Skrutskie

TITLE: Hullmetal Girls AUTHOR: Emily Skrutskie RELEASES: July 17th, 2017; Delacorte GENRE: Sci-fi AGE RANGE: YA SYNOPSIS:Aisha Un-Haad would do anything for her family. When her brother contracts a plague, she knows her janitor’s salary isn’t enough to fund his treatment. So she volunteers to become a Scela, a mechanically enhanced soldier sworn to protect and serve the […]

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July TBR: Nostalgia & Sci-Fi July!

As you already know, I love to have “themed” TBRs, and for July, I have THREE “themes”! And… this TBR got super out of hand. (Oops.) 1. Over in Life & Lit, the mods and I are hosting a huge bingo event that is going to span all of July and August: the THROWBACK event! It’s going to be […]

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