Tag: disability rep

Friday Favorites – Books with Disability Rep

I am absolutely thrilled about this topic! As a person with a disability, I’m always on the lookout for books with disability representation. Far too often, books portray disabilities in harmful ways, and I’ve been thrilled to come across some books that feature characters with disability in an […]

The Marriage Game

The Marriage Game Author: Sara Desai Genre: Romance Publication Date: June 9, 2020 Publisher: Penguin Audio Series: Marriage Game #1 CONTENT WARNING: domestic violence, gaslighting, mention of alcoholism (off-page) A high stakes wager pits an aspiring entrepreneur against a ruthless CEO in this sexy romantic comedy. After her […]

False Witness

False Witness Author: Karin Slaughter Genre: Mystery Thriller Publication Date: July 20, 2021 Publisher: William Morrow  CONTENT WARNING: pedophilia, violence, murder, blood, rape, addiction, molestation, gore, abusive parent, mention of abortion, mention of self-harm, mention of eating disorder, trauma, child abuse, mental illness, alcoholism An ordinary life… Leigh […]

A Vow So Bold And Deadly

A Vow So Bold and Deadly Author: Brigid Kemmerer Genre: YA Fantasy Publication Date: January 26, 2021 Publisher: Bloomsbury YA Series: Cursebreakers #3 CONTENT WARNING: mention of cancer, mention of death of a parent, gore, violence, death, torture, mention of domestic violence, mention of infidelity, blood, animal death […]

Disability Rep In Fiction

I’ve noticed a lot of problematic disability rep in fiction, and I wanted to create a list of books with representation that was more accurate and true to the experience of living with a disability. The 6th Annual NYC Disability Pride Parade would have been tomorrow (July 14th), […]

Night Spinner

Night Spinner Author: Addie Thorley Genre: YA Fantasy Publication Date: February 11, 2020 Publisher: Page Street Kids Series: Night Spinner #1 TRIGGER WARNINGS: child soldiers, torture, war, murder, starvation, gore Before the massacre at Nariin, Enebish was one of the greatest warriors in the Sky King’s Imperial Army: […]

A Curse So Dark And Lonely

A Curse So Dark and Lonely Author: Brigid Kemmerer Genre: YA Fantasy Publication Date: January 29, 2019 Publisher: Bloomsbury YA Series: Cursebreakers #1 TRIGGER WARNING: cancer, kidnapping, threat of sexual assault, gore, violence, off-page parental death Fall in love. Break the curse. Cursed by a powerful enchantress to […]