book reviews · lgbt · shaun david hutchinson · we are the ants · ya · young adult

We Are The Ants by Shaun David Hutchinson

“I saw the world from the stars’ point of view, and it looked unbearably lonely.” This is my second Shaun David Hutchinson book and he is fast becoming a favourite author of mine. The first novel of his that I read was The Five Stages of Andrew Brawley (my review) and if you enjoy tears with… Continue reading We Are The Ants by Shaun David Hutchinson

becky albertelli · book reviews · lgbt · the upside of unrequited · ya · young adult

The Upside of Unrequited by Becky Albertalli

“But there’s this awfulness that comes when a guy thinks you like him. It’s as if he’s fully clothed and you’re naked in front of him. It’s like your heart suddenly lives outside your body, and whenever he wants, he can reach out and squeeze it. Unless he happens to like you back.” Thank you… Continue reading The Upside of Unrequited by Becky Albertalli

austin chant · book reviews · lgbt · peter darling · ya · young adult

Peter Darling by Austin Chant

Hook gave a low chuckle. “Your obsession is flattering, Pan. And I share it.” “Obsession?” “Is that not what they call it,” Hook said, “when two men can think of nothing but each other?” Thank you very much to Less Than Three Press and Netgalley for providing a copy of the novel in exchange for… Continue reading Peter Darling by Austin Chant

ARC · benjamin alire saenz · book reviews · lgbt · the inexplicable logic of my life · ya · young adult

The Inexplicable Logic of My Life by Benjamin Alire Sáenz

“I guess life hurt everybody. I didn’t understand the logic of this thing called living. Maybe I wasn’t supposed to.” Thank you very much to Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Children’s Book Group and Netgalley for providing a copy of the novel in exchange for an honest review.  Benjamin Alire Sáenz’s newest novel is an endearing story about… Continue reading The Inexplicable Logic of My Life by Benjamin Alire Sáenz

book reviews · fan art · lgbt · recommendations · sarah tregay · ya · young adult

Fan Art by Sarah Tregay (& m/m recs)

“Here, in my dreams, we love whom we love, blinded not by the color of their skin, worried not by the details of their gender, nor about the book in which they find their god.” Sarah Tregay’s Fan Art is a hopeful and charming coming-of-age YA novel about the experiences of first love, coming out,… Continue reading Fan Art by Sarah Tregay (& m/m recs)