Beauty Queens by Libba Bray

The Details Publisher: Scholastic Press Published: May 24th, 2011 Genres: YA Fiction, Contemporary, Satire, LGBTQ+ My Rating: 4 Stars Goodreads Blurb The 50 contestants in the Miss Teen Dream pageant thought this was going to be a fun trip to the beach, where they could parade in their state-appropriate costumes and compete in front of … Continue reading Beauty Queens by Libba Bray

WWW Wednesday 9/25/19

WWW Wednesday is a meme currently hosted by Sam at Taking on a World of Words. It’s very simple – answer the three questions and leave a link in Sam’s post. The Three Ws are: What are you currently reading? What did you recently finish reading? What do you think you’ll read next Currently Reading Hate … Continue reading WWW Wednesday 9/25/19

The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo by Taylor Jenkins Reid

The Details Publisher: Atria Books Published: June 13th, 2017 Genres: Historical Fiction, Romance, LGBTQ My Rating: 5 stars  Goodreads Blurb Aging and reclusive Hollywood movie icon Evelyn Hugo is finally ready to tell the truth about her glamorous and scandalous life. But when she chooses unknown magazine reporter Monique Grant for the job, no one … Continue reading The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo by Taylor Jenkins Reid

This is Kind of an Epic Love Story by Kacen Callender

The Details Publisher: Balzer + Bray Published: October 30th, 2018 Genres: Contemporary, Fiction, Romance, LGBTQ+ My Rating: 4 Stars  Goodreads Blurb Nathan Bird doesn’t believe in happy endings. Although he’s the ultimate film buff and an aspiring screenwriter, Nate’s seen the demise of too many relationships to believe that happy endings exist in real life. … Continue reading This is Kind of an Epic Love Story by Kacen Callender

The Raven’s Tale by Cat Winters

The Details Publisher: Amulet Books Published: April 16th, 2019 Genres: Young Adult Fiction, Historical Fiction, Fantasy, Retellings My Rating: 4.5 Stars  Goodreads Blurb Seventeen-year-old Edgar Poe counts down the days until he can escape his foster family—the wealthy Allans of Richmond, Virginia. He hungers for his upcoming life as a student at the prestigious new … Continue reading The Raven’s Tale by Cat Winters

Calendar Girls September 2019

Welcome unofficially to autumn! I hope you enjoy all your pumpkin and apple-flavored things. As you know, as we flip the calendar to September, it's once again time for a Calendar Girl's post! Calendar Girls is a monthly blog event created by Melanie at MNBernard Books and Flavia the Bibliophile and now be hosted by Katie at Never Not Reading and Adrienne … Continue reading Calendar Girls September 2019