Short Review: NICK AND CHARLIE by Alice Oseman

An adorable continuation from the incredible LGBT graphic novel series, Heartstopper by Alice Oseman. If you haven’t read the graphic novel series by Alice Oseman, I highly recommend. This short little novella based on the two main character made me squirm with joy and grin from ear-to-ear. I absolutely adore the characters, the writing, andContinue reading “Short Review: NICK AND CHARLIE by Alice Oseman”

Author Highlight: Tobias Madden

Another Australian author! (You’re welcome) Tobias Madden is one of those authors that sticks to your mind, and you can’t help but wonder what on earth they’re up to. Having the pleasure of speaking with Tobias in the past, I know that he’s a kind individual with a true talent with words. PART ONE: WritingContinue reading “Author Highlight: Tobias Madden”

Quote of the Week!

“We are not broken things, neither of us. We are cracked pottery mended with laquer and flakes of gold, whole as we are, complete unto each other. Complete and worthy and so very loved.” — Mackenzi Lee, The Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue

RED, WHITE, AND ROYAL BLUE – Casey McQuiston (Honest Review)

SPOILER FREE! Genre: New Adult – Contemporary – LGBTTarget Audience: 17+Rating: A (100%)Goodreads Rating: 5/5 As I reviewed a recommended book from my co-worker last week, I thought it might be fitting to do that again. This time, not my boss, a different co-worker (that I convinced to read Sarah J Maas), fell head overContinue reading “RED, WHITE, AND ROYAL BLUE – Casey McQuiston (Honest Review)”

Author Highlight: Holden Sheppard

Who wants to learn about a pretty grand author who wrote a pretty grand book? This week’s Author Highlight, the first of all the highlights, I’m focusing on the incredible (and underrated) Aussie Author, Holden Sheppard. “A lifelong misfit, Holden has always been a walking contradiction: a gym junkie who has played Pokemon competitively; aContinue reading “Author Highlight: Holden Sheppard”

ONLY MOSTLY DEVASTATED – Sophia Gonzales (Honest Review)

SPOILER FREE! Genre: Young Adult – Contemporary – LGBT RetellingTarget Audience: 12+Rating: A (90%)Goodreads Rating: 5/5 If you’re dying to read an LGBT retelling of the classic movie, Grease, then you’ve come to the right book. This contains adorable scenes, frustrating characters that you want to smoosh together, and friendships that are just meant toContinue reading “ONLY MOSTLY DEVASTATED – Sophia Gonzales (Honest Review)”

STARWORLD – Audrey Coulthurst & Paula Garner (Honest Review)

SPOILER FREE! Genre: Young Adult – Contemporary – LGBTTarget Audience: 12+Rating: B+ (82%)Goodreads Rating: 5/5 Goodreads description: Sam Jones and Zoe Miller have one thing in common: they both want an escape from reality. Loner Sam flies under the radar at school and walks on eggshells at home to manage her mom’s obsessive-compulsive disorder, wonderingContinue reading “STARWORLD – Audrey Coulthurst & Paula Garner (Honest Review)”

Quote of the Week!

“I don’t think it’s overstating it to say that my religion of choice became VHS rentals, and that its messages came in Technicolor and musical montages and fades and jump cuts and silver-screen legends and B-movie nobodies and villains to root for and good guys to hate. But Ruth was wrong, too. There was moreContinue reading “Quote of the Week!”

PRIDE FLAG BOOK TAG (Tiggity Tag Friday)

I love that the title rhymes. It’s half the reason I chose it, the other half is because I like colours and what’s more colourful than pride? Work it sister, I’m loving how you look. There’s nothing better than a hella nice rainbow. 1: Red (Life): a book with a spirited protagonist totally proud ofContinue reading “PRIDE FLAG BOOK TAG (Tiggity Tag Friday)”

Why is everyone talking about ‘Red, White, and Royal Blue’?

Hello! Welcome! This *might* be a new segment on my blog where I talk about books either everyone can’t seem to shut up about ooooor ones that I love that no one seems to be talking about. So look out for new posts that are either: Why is everyone talking about…?ORWhy isn’t anyone talking about…?Continue reading “Why is everyone talking about ‘Red, White, and Royal Blue’?”