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Raybearer

Raybearer Author: Jordan Ifueko Genre: YA Fantasy Publication Date: August 18, 2020 Publisher: Blackstone Publishing Series: Raybearer #1 CONTENT WARNING: violence, murder, emotional abuse by a parent, misogyny Nothing is more important than loyalty. But what if you’ve sworn to protect the one you were born to destroy? […]

Jade War

Jade War Author: Fonda Lee Genre: Fantasy Publication Date: July 23, 2019 Publisher: Orbit Series: The Green Bone Saga #2 CONTENT WARNING: murder, gun violence, gore, torture, suicide, substance use, mention of rape, mention of abortion On the island of Kekon, the Kaul family is locked in a […]

Rent A Boyfriend

Rent a Boyfriend Author: Gloria Chao Genre: Romance Publication Date: November 10, 2020 Publisher: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers CONTENT WARNING: mention of cancer Chloe Wang is nervous to introduce her parents to her boyfriend, because the truth is, she hasn’t met him yet either. She […]

Murder At The Beacon Bakeshop

Murder at the Beacon Bakeshop Author: Darci Hannah Genre: Cozy Mystery Publication Date: February 23, 2021 Publisher: Kensington Books Series: A Beacon Bakeshop Mystery #1 Thank you to NetGalley for providing me with an ARC of this book. I am offering my honest opinion voluntarily. CONTENT WARNING: murder […]

Pyotra and the Wolf

Pyotra and the Wolf Author: Elna Holst Genre: Fantasy/Retellings Publication Date: February 15, 2021 Publisher: NineStar Press Thank you to NetGalley for providing me with an ARC of this book. I am offering my honest opinion voluntarily. CONTENT WARNING: death of a parent, addiction, murder, mention of cancer, […]

Miracles And Menorahs

Miracles and Menorahs Author: Stacey Agdern Genre: Romance Publication Date: October 13, 2020  Publisher: Tule Publishing Series: Friendships and Festivals #1 Sarah Goldman loves Hanukkah, and she’s thrilled to be appointed as vice chair of the Hollowville Hanukkah Festival. So when the festival is threatened with cancellation, she […]