Tag: ya contemporary

TTT – Cozy Reads

Here in New York, the weather is getting colder, and today’s prompt about books that give off a cozy vibe is perfect! When it’s cold, rainy, or even snowy, there’s just something about curling up with my dogs, a fuzzy throw blanket, a hot cup of tea or […]

When We Make It

When We Make It Thank you to YABC and Dial Books for providing me with an ARC of this book in exchange for an honest review. My review of this book was originally posted on the YA Books Central website here. CONTENT WARNING: mention of domestic violence, mental […]

What If It’s Us

What If It’s Us Author: Becky Albertalli and Adam Silvera Genre: YA Romance Publication Date: October 9. 2018 Publisher: HarperTeen Series: What If It’s Us #1 CONTENT WARNING: microaggressions, homophobia Arthur is only in New York for the summer, but if Broadway has taught him anything, it’s that […]

The Life and Crimes of Hoodie Rosen

The Life and Crimes of Hoodie Rosen Author: Isaac Blum Genre: YA Contemporary Publication Date: September 13, 2022 Publisher: Philomel Thank you to Philomel and Penguin Random House for providing me with an ARC of this book in exchange for an honest review. CONTENT WARNING: antisemitism, violence, hate […]

Those Summer Nights

Those Summer Nights Author: Laura Silverman Genre: YA Romance Publication Date: August 23, 2022 Publisher: Margaret K. McElderry Books Thank you to NetGalley and Margaret K. McElderry Books for providing me with an ARC of this book in exchange for an honest review. CONTENT WARNING: mention of cancer, […]

Break This House

Break This House Author: Candice Iloh Genre: YA Contemporary Fiction Publication Date: May 24, 2022 Publisher: Penguin Teen Thank you to BookishFirst and Penguin Teen for providing me with an ARC of this book in exchange for an honest review. CONTENT WARNING: grief, death of a parent Yaminah […]

Before We Were Blue

Before We Were Blue Author: E.J. Schwartz Genre: YA Contemporary Publication Date: September 14, 2021 Publisher: Flux Thank you to NetGalley for providing me with an ARC of this book. I am offering my honest opinion voluntarily. CONTENT WARNING: eating disorder, antisemitism, bullying, mention of death, mention of […]