Cinderella Is Dead by Kalynn Bayron | Book Review

Back in the day – there was this cover trend of girls in beautiful dresses for young adult books. However, basically none of the books featured girls of color. Cinderella Is Dead by Kalynn Bayron features desperately needed representation. Also, change in cover trends, but that change still isn’t quite enough. I love that there is […]

Things We Couldn’t Say by Jay Coles | Book Review

Things We Couldn’t Say by Jay Coles is a fantastic follow up to Tyler Johnson Was Here. If you are looking for a book that is a thoughtful character study of the inner world of a bisexual Black boy, this is THE book for you. I found myself so impressed and frankly bowled over by some […]

YA Books For People Who Can’t Stick To One Genre

You know me, I just cannot stay with one single genre. I want to read everything and widely and with variety. So, here’s five young adult books I’ve recently read from various genres that you should certainly check out. I think my best childhood summer time memories come from going to camp. That’s why I […]

History Is All You Left Me by Adam Silvera | Book Review

History Is All You Left Me by Adam Silvera is his sophomore book and proves More Happy Than Not is not a fluke. Silvera has got writing chops. I am glad to say that this book was completely worth the time invested reading it. I borrowed it from the library. So, I have zero regrets about […]

Symptoms Of Being Human by Jeff Garvin | Audiobook Review

Why Did I Listen To Symptoms Of Being Human by Jeff Garvin? Symptoms Of Being Human by Jeff Garvin certainly stands out among a sea of cis-het young adult novels. The fact that this book was something different really appealed to me. Plus, the audiobook promised to be a quick listen. I was looking forward […]

None Of The Above | Fans Of The Impossible Life | The Word For Yes

None Of The Above by I.W. Gregorio is the first book I’ve ever read about a person who is intersex. I found myself browsing Hoopla and as I am prone to do, I downloaded it. The reason for downloading was that it was on my need to review pile and with my commute, it just […]