One Last Stop by Casey McQuiston

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SYNOPSIS:For cynical twenty-three-year-old August, moving to New York City is supposed to prove her right: that things like magic and cinematic love stories don't exist, and the only smart way to go through life is alone.She can't imagine how waiting tables at a 24-hour pancake diner and moving in with too many weird roommates could … Continue reading One Last Stop by Casey McQuiston

June 2021 Wrap Up

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Probably a bit late for a June wrap up, but here we go... In June I read 15 books because I got swept up in LGBTQ+ romance and I usually get through those pretty fast. It was just what my brain seemed to be craving this month but it also coincided with Pride Month, yay! … Continue reading June 2021 Wrap Up

May 2021 Wrap Up

An open copy of Detransition, Baby with a cup of tea above it. It says May Wrap Up in the top left corner of the image.

May was a pretty decent reading month with some amazing five stars reads that definitely made it onto the favourites list. I did make the mistake of starting to read The Relentless Moon in the week I knew I would be going out a lot and a 700 page book in your bag is not … Continue reading May 2021 Wrap Up

Lost In The Never Woods by Aiden Thomas

SYNOPSIS:Something sinister waits within the trees . . .It's been five years since Wendy and her two brothers went missing in the woods, but when the town's children start to disappear, the questions surrounding her brothers' mysterious circumstances are brought back into the light. Attempting to flee her past, Wendy almost runs over an unconscious … Continue reading Lost In The Never Woods by Aiden Thomas

Me, My Dad and the End of the Rainbow by Benjamin Dean

This book was gifted as part of the Pride Book Tours Instagram tour. SYNOPSIS:My name’s Archie Albright, and I know two things for certain: 1. My mum and dad kind of hate each other, and they’re not doing a great job of pretending that they don’t anymore.2. They’re both keeping a secret from me, but … Continue reading Me, My Dad and the End of the Rainbow by Benjamin Dean

SLAY by Brittney Morris

SYNOPSIS:Seventeen year old Keira loves video games, or more specifically online role player games, but she quickly realises that these games aren't welcoming to Black people after getting racial slurs in one game and the only dark-skinned character being a troll in the other. So she makes up her own character and develops her own … Continue reading SLAY by Brittney Morris

A Long Way to a Small Angry Planet (Wayfarers #1) by Becky Chambers

SYNOPSIS:When Rosemary Harper joins the crew of The Wayfarer, she isn't expecting much. The ship, which has seen better days, offers her everything she could possibly want: a small, quiet spot to call home for a while, adventure in far-off corners of the galaxy, and distance from her troubled past. But Rosemary gets more than … Continue reading A Long Way to a Small Angry Planet (Wayfarers #1) by Becky Chambers