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❈ Huge thanks to HarperCollins for providing me with an ARC in exchange for a fair review ❈   Title: Like Water Author: Rebecca Podos Release Date: October 17th, 2017 Category: Young Adult Genre: Contemporary, Romance Content Warning: Illness, D slur, some Homophobia Synopsis: In Savannah Espinoza’s small New Mexico hometown, kids either flee after graduation or …

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Anna-Marie McLemore is one of my favorite people. She’s a Queer Latina who writes enchanting Young Adult Magical Realism stories that feature POC & Queer characters. I had the privilege of receiving an ARC of her upcoming novel, Wild Beauty, releasing in October. Today, I’m going to be sharing 5 reasons as why you need this …

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❈ Huge thanks to Simon and Schuster Children’s Publishing for providing me with an ARC in exchange for a fair review❈ Title: Saints and Misfits Author: S.K. Ali Release Date: June 13th 2017 Category: Young Adult Genre: Contemporary Pages: 338 Content Warning: Attempted Rape Synopsis: How much can you tell about a person just by looking at them? Janna Yusuf knows …

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❈ Huge thanks to Berkley Publishing Group for providing me with an ARC❈ Title: Merely a Marriage Author: Jo Beverley Release Date: May 30th 2017 Category: Adult Genre: Historical Romance Pages: 384 Synopsis: As England mourns the death of Princess Charlotte, Lady Ariana Boxstall has another succession in mind. Her brother, Norris, is a strapping young man, but he’s also happily …

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❈ I received an ARC of The Love Interest from Macmillan Children’s Publishing Group in exchange for a review ❈ Title: The Love Interest Author: Cale Dietrich Publication Date: May 16th 2017 Category: Young Adult Genre: Thriller, LGBT Pages: 384 Synopsis: There is a secret organization that cultivates teenage spies. The agents are called Love Interests because getting close to people …

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Title: The Upside of Unrequited  Author: Becky Albertalli Release Date: April 11th 2017 Genre: Young Adult, Contemporary, Romance Pages: 338 Synopsis: Seventeen-year-old Molly Peskin-Suso knows all about unrequited love. No matter how many times her twin sister, Cassie, tells her to woman up, Molly can’t stomach the idea of rejection. So she’s careful. Fat girls always have to be careful. …

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❈ I received an ARC of Feels Like Summer from the author in exchange for a review ❈ Title: Feels Like Summer (Summer Storm #2) Author: Six de los Reyes Publication Date: April 12th 2017 Genre: New Adult, Contemporary Romance Pages: 251 Synopsis: Five-minute girlfriend. That’s what Jett signs up for when she meets Adrian and his …

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❈ I received an ARC of this book from the author in exchange for a review ❈ Title: The Paths We Choose (Lillac Town #2) Author: M. Hollis Release Date: April 6th 2017 Genre: New Adult, Contemporary Romance, LGBT Pages: 119 Synopsis: Lily Ferrari enjoys having control over every detail of her life. Ever since she left her parents’ house to gain …

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