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The Maidens

The Maidens Author: Alex Michaelides Genre: Mystery/Thriller Publication Date: June 15, 2021 Publisher: Celadon Books/Macmillan Audio Thank you to libro.fm for providing me with a copy of this audiobook. I am offering my honest opinion voluntarily. CONTENT WARNING: grief, mention of sexual and physical abuse, death, mention of […]

The Doomsday Book Of Fairy Tales

The Doomsday Book of Fairy Tales Author: Emily Brewes Genre: Science Fiction Publication Date: June 8, 2021 Publisher: Dundurn Press Thank you to NetGalley for providing me with a copy of this book. I am providing my honest opinion voluntarily. CONTENT WARNING: death of a parent, gore, death, […]

The Nature Of Witches

The Nature of Witches Author: Rachel Griffin Genre: YA Fantasy Publication Date: June 1, 2021 Publisher: Sourcebooks Fire Thank you to NetGalley for providing me with a copy of this book. I am providing my honest opinion voluntarily. CONTENT WARNING: death, blood For centuries, witches have maintained the […]

Fae Friday – Pride Month 2021

Here’s how it works: Here’s this week’s prompt:  Happy Pride Month! It’s #FaeFriday and I can’t wait to celebrate my first pride which is why the prompt this week is: What are some of your favorite LGBTQIA+ authors? I have a bunch of favorite LGBTQIA+ authors, so the […]

For The Wolf

For the Wolf Author: Hannah F. Whitten Genre: Fantasy Publication Date: June 1, 2021 Publisher: Orbit Books Series: Wilderwood #1 Thank you to NetGalley for providing me with an ARC of this book. I am offering my honest opinion voluntarily. CONTENT WARNING: blood, gore, self-harm, death of parent, […]

The Roommate

The Roommate Author: Rosie Danan Genre: Romance Publication Date: September 15, 2020  Publisher: Penguin Audio Series: The Roommate #1 House Rules: Do your own dishes. Knock before entering the bathroom. Never look up your roommate online. The Wheatons are infamous among the east coast elite for their lack […]

Simon Vs. The Homo Sapiens Agenda

Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda Author: Becky Albertalli  Genre: YA Romance Publication Date: April 7, 2015 Publisher: Balzer + Bray Series: Simonverse #1 CONTENT WARNING: being outed, homophobic slurs Sixteen-year-old and not-so-openly gay Simon Spier prefers to save his drama for the school musical. But when an […]

Malibu Rising

Malibu Rising Author: Taylor Jenkins Reid Genre: Historical Fiction Publication Date: June 1, 2021 Publisher: Ballantine Books Thank you to NetGalley for providing me with a copy of this book. I am offering my honest opinion voluntarily. CONTENT WARNING: infidelity, drug use, domestic violence, alcoholism, death of a […]

May 2021 Monthly Wrap Up

May was a rough month for me. It was Jewish American Heritage month, and the majority of it involved seeing horrific hatred directed towards Jewish people, both online and in person. But, it did bring me closer to people within my community and help me create some new […]