Review: Simon vs. The Homo Sapiens Agenda (Creekwood, #1) by Becky Albertalli

Simon Spier is seventeen, gay, not out to the world, and being blackmailed by the class clown. His junior year is turning all kinds of complicated all of a sudden, as he navigates the blackmailing situation, trying not to alienate his friends, and email conversations with an unknown guy from his school that turn ever … Continue reading Review: Simon vs. The Homo Sapiens Agenda (Creekwood, #1) by Becky Albertalli

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Happy Pride! – June TBR

Hello everyone! June has started which means Pride is finally here! I've gotta say that I've been excited for this for months now. Now as you know I try to review as many queer books as I can throughout the year, but for Pride I like to push most of my queued up posts further … Continue reading Happy Pride! – June TBR

Review: Lord of the Darkwood (The Tale of Shikanoko 3+4) by Lian Hearn

After losing Akihime, Shikanoko has disappeared into the Darkwood, meanwhile the true emperor is living his life as an acrobat, quite content with it. But the country needs its rightful ruler, and only Shikanoko can restore him to his throne. If you read my review of Emperor of the Eight Islands, you will probably remember that … Continue reading Review: Lord of the Darkwood (The Tale of Shikanoko 3+4) by Lian Hearn

Review: Daughter of Smoke and Bone (Daughter of Smoke and Bone, #1) by Laini Taylor

Seventeen-year-old art student Karou has grown up partly in our world, partly in the magical shop of her foster father Brimstone. She has managed to balance her two lives well so far, but when the doors to the shop close forever, she is willing to do anything to see  her family again, and to finally … Continue reading Review: Daughter of Smoke and Bone (Daughter of Smoke and Bone, #1) by Laini Taylor

Review: Magnus Chase and the Ship of the Dead (Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard, #3) by Rick Riordan

In the third and last book of the Magnus Chase trilogy, Magnus and his friends have to sail for the cold waters of Niflheim to stop Loki from launching the ship Naglfar and start Ragnarok. But as any demi-god quest, it's not quite that easy, and on top of a time limit, angry gods and … Continue reading Review: Magnus Chase and the Ship of the Dead (Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard, #3) by Rick Riordan

Review: The President’s Garden by Muhsin Al-Ramli

On the morning of the third day of Ramadan, a village in Iraq wakes to find the heads of nine of its men stacked in banana crates by the bus stop. One of them, known to his friends as Ibrahim the Fated, is one of the most wanted men in Iraq. From the village of … Continue reading Review: The President’s Garden by Muhsin Al-Ramli

Review: The Emerald Wars by Grace Watson

Thanks a lot to Grace Watson for providing me with a review copy in exchange for an honest review! Leonie has spent all  her life working in the forges of the Emerald City. But when she decides to run away she stumbles into an adventure that concerns the future of Oz itself. Joining Dorothy and … Continue reading Review: The Emerald Wars by Grace Watson