The Gravity of Us by Phil Stamper

The Details Publisher: Bloomsbury YAPublished: February 4th, 2020Genres: YA, LGBTQIA+ romance, contemporary My Rating: 4 Stars Goodreads Blurb As a successful social media journalist with half a million followers, seventeen-year-old Cal is used to sharing his life online. But when his pilot father is selected for a highly publicized NASA mission to Mars, Cal and … Continue reading The Gravity of Us by Phil Stamper

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

Red White and Royal Blue by Casey McQuiston

The Details Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin Published: May 14th 2019 Genres: Contemporary, LGBTQ+, Romance, Fiction My Rating: 4.5 Stars  GoodRead Blurb A big-hearted romantic comedy in which First Son Alex falls in love with Prince Henry of Wales after an incident of international proportions forces them to pretend to be best friends... First Son Alex … Continue reading Red White and Royal Blue by Casey McQuiston

The Female of the Species by Mindy McGinnis

The Details Publisher:  Katherine Tegen Books Published:  September 20th, 2016 Genres: YA, contemporary, thriller My Rating: 4 Stars  GoodReads Blurb Edgar Award-winning author Mindy McGinnis delivers a relentless and riveting contemporary YA novel that examines rape culture through alternating perspectives. A stunning, unforgettable page-turner. Alex Craft knows how to kill someone. And she doesn’t feel … Continue reading The Female of the Species by Mindy McGinnis

Review: First & Then by Emma Mills

The Details Publisher: Henry Holt and Co. Published: October 13th, 2015 Genres: Ya, Contemporary, realistic fiction My Rating: 4 Stars  GoodReads Blurb Devon Tennyson wouldn't change a thing. She's happy watching Friday night games from the bleachers, silently crushing on best friend Cas, and blissfully ignoring the future after high school. But the universe has other plans. … Continue reading Review: First & Then by Emma Mills