New Releases: November 2017

 Olympia Knife, by Alysia Constantine (2nd) Born into a family of flying trapeze artists, Olympia Knife has one small problem: When her emotions rise, she becomes invisible. Everyone in the traveling circus has learned to live with this quirk; they banded together to raise Olympia in a loving environment when her parents vanished midair during … Continue reading New Releases: November 2017

New Releases: October 2017

The Uncrossing by Melissa Eastlake (2nd) Luke can uncross almost any curse—they unravel themselves for him like no one else. So working for the Kovrovs, one of the families controlling all the magic in New York, is exciting and dangerous, especially when he encounters the first curse he can’t break. And it involves Jeremy, the … Continue reading New Releases: October 2017

New Releases: September 2017

They Both Die at the End by Adam Silvera (5th) On September 5, a little after midnight, Death-Cast calls Mateo Torrez and Rufus Emeterio to give them some bad news: they’re going to die today. Mateo and Rufus are total strangers, but, for different reasons, they’re both looking to make a new friend on their End … Continue reading New Releases: September 2017

New Releases in Manga Featuring Queer Women: an Ongoing Yuri Series by Jaylee James

It’s no secret to anyone who reads this site that while I aim to have recommendations for all readers of LGBTQIAP+ lit, I, like I’d venture to guess all readers, only a few areas I’d consider to be my expertise. Thankfully, every now and again, someone steps up to fill in the gaps and share … Continue reading New Releases in Manga Featuring Queer Women: an Ongoing Yuri Series by Jaylee James

New Releases: August 2017

Little & Lion by Brandy Colbert (8th) When Suzette comes home to Los Angeles from her boarding school in New England, she isn’t sure if she’ll ever want to go back. L.A. is where her friends and family are (along with her crush, Emil). And her stepbrother, Lionel, who has been diagnosed with bipolar disorder, needs … Continue reading New Releases: August 2017

New Releases: July 2017

When We Speak of Nothing by Olumide Popoola (3rd) Best mates Karl and Abu are both 17 and live near Kings Cross. Its 2011 and racial tensions are set to explode across London. Abu is infatuated with gorgeous classmate Nalini but dares not speak to her. Meanwhile, Karl is the target of the local “wannabe” … Continue reading New Releases: July 2017

New Releases: June 2017

Cottonmouths by Kelly J. Ford (6th) This was Drear’s Bluff. Nothing bad happened here. People didn’t disappear. College was supposed to be an escape for Emily Skinner. But after failing out of school, she’s left with no choice but to return to her small hometown in the Ozarks, a place run on gossip and good Christian … Continue reading New Releases: June 2017

New Releases: May 2017

Concourse by Santino Hassell (1st) Ashton Townsend is the most famous celebutante of Manhattan’s glitterati. The black sheep of his wealthy family, he’s known for his club appearances, Instagram account, and sex tape. Most people can’t imagine him wanting for anything, but Ashton yearns for friendship, respect, and the love of his best friend—amateur boxer … Continue reading New Releases: May 2017

New Releases: April 2017

The Noble of Sperath by Siera Maley (8th) When the emperor of Eveinia is murdered alongside his heir, the kingdom’s twelve nations are thrown into chaos. A fortnight later, a young woman wakes up with no memories, having been unwittingly selected for an impossible mission—to track down the chosen successor from each nation and appoint … Continue reading New Releases: April 2017

New Releases: March 2017

Insight by Santino Hassell (13th) Growing up the outcast in an infamous family of psychics, Nate Black never learned how to control his empath abilities. Then after five years without contact, his estranged twin turns up dead in New York City. The claim of suicide doesn’t ring true, especially when a mysterious vision tells Nate … Continue reading New Releases: March 2017