Tag: diverse books

The Stardust Thief

The Stardust Thief Author: Chelsea Abdullah Genre: Fantasy Publication Date: May 17, 2022 Publisher:  Series: The Sandsea Trilogy #1 Thank you to Orbit, Angela Man, and NetGalley for providing me with an ARC of this book (and audiobook) in exchange for an honest opinion. CONTENT WARNING: blood, death […]

The Merciless Ones

The Merciless Ones Author: Namina Forna Genre: YA Fantasy Publication Date: May 31, 2022 Publisher: Delacorte Press Series: Deathless #2 Thank you to NetGalley and Delacorte Press for providing me with an ARC of this book in exchange for an honest review. CONTENT WARNING: torture, violence, blood, trauma, […]

The Belles

The Belles Author: Dhonielle Clayton Genre: YA Fantasy Publication Date: February 6, 2018 Publisher: Disney-Hyperion Series: The Belles #1 CONTENT WARNING: grief, blood, vomit, sexual assault, bullying Camellia Beauregard is a Belle. In the opulent world of Orléans, Belles are revered, for they control Beauty, and Beauty is […]

Mexican Gothic

Mexican Gothic  Author: Silvia Moreno-Garcia Genre: Horror Publication Date: June 30, 2020 Publisher: Del Rey CONTENT WARNING: racism, mention of death, blood, gore, murder, suicide He is trying to poison me. You must come for me, Noemí. You have to save me. After receiving a frantic letter from […]

The Dating Plan

The Dating Plan Author: Sara Desai Genre: Romance Publication Date: March 16, 2021 Publisher: Penguin Audio Series: Marriage Game #2 CONTENT WARNING: mention of parental abandonment, domestic violence, alcoholism Daisy Patel is a software engineer who understands lists and logic better than bosses and boyfriends. With her life […]

Beasts Of Prey

Beasts of Prey Author: Ayana Gray Genre: YA Fantasy Publication Date: September 28, 2021 Publisher: G.P. Putnam’s Sons Books for Young Readers Series: Beasts of Prey #1 CONTENT WARNING: death, blood, violence Lkossa was once a city of magic and splendor. Now, a hundred years after the Rupture […]

Black Cake

Black Cake Author: Charmaine Wilkerson Genre: Historical Fiction Publication Date: February 1, 2022 Publisher: Ballantine Books I received a copy of this book from NetGalley and Ballantine Books in exchange for an honest review. CONTENT WARNING: death of a parent, biphobia, bullying, murder, prejudice, death, grief, suicide attempt, […]