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Queer Young Adult

  • Book Review

    REVIEW: Euphoria Kids

    My Thoughts: I wasn’t sure what to really expect when I picked this up as I had on;y read Highway Bodies and a short story in Kindred by Alison Evans before. And while I…

    June 1, 2020
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    Review: Labyrinth Lost

    My Thoughts: As I recently stated of all the magical books and styles, books about brujx and latinx magic are one of my favourites. It aligns so well with the craft and magic that…

    March 16, 2020
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    REVIEW: On A Sunbeam

    My Thoughts: I hadn’t heard of Tillie Walden or read any of her books when I pick up this chunky Graphic Novel from my Library. I just knew that it looked beautiful and was…

    March 10, 2020
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    REVIEW: The Black Flamingo

    My Thoughts: I love books in verse, especially strong powerful books in verse. Let me tell you this book is exactly that, emotive strong and powerful. I loved so much the perspective of a…

    February 27, 2020
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    REVIEW: The Gilded Wolves

    My Thoughts: This is my first book by Roshani Chokshi and I wasn’t really sure what to expect. Also in typical me fashion, I didn’t read the blurb or any reviews beforehand so I…

    February 18, 2020
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    REVIEW: We Unleash The Merciless Storm

    My Thoughts: I’m not even sure how to begin this review. We Set the Dark on Fire was an epic political fantasy with a rich world built around it. The second book focuses more…

    February 17, 2020
  • Book Review

    REVIEW: Not Your Sidekick

    My Thoughts: I first came across this book last year on twitter recommended by C.W. of The Quiet Pond who talked about the strong Chinese character as a lead. Then I read somewhere else…

    January 28, 2020
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    REVIEW: Highway Bodies

    My Thoughts: This book, was my top pick for the first book to read of the year, one because it was hella queer but also because it had been on my to-read list for…

    January 27, 2020
  • Waiting for Wednesday

    Waiting For Wednesday: Faith

    So like pretty much most of the world I loved Julie’s Dumplin’ so very much and love the way she writes Fat and Plus Sized characters. She also just writes such great stories so…

    January 15, 2020
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    Seventy-Seven Saturday: Four Dead Queens

    ‘I’m sorry,’ I said, wringing water from my hair. ‘Mackiel told me to steal from you.’ I shrugged. ‘So I did. It’s nothing personal.” Page 77 Snippet – Four Dead Queens I literally have…

    January 11, 2020
  • Book Blitz/Tour

    Blog Tour: You Too?

    My Thoughts: I think the first thing I want to say is I wish there was no need for a book like this. I wish we lived in a society that the stories contained…

    January 7, 2020
  • 77 Saturday

    Seventy-Seven Saturday: Highway Bodies

    Now the news broadcast is fuzzy and it says there were minor explosions in town, caused by rioters, and I feel like my skulls been hollowed out. Because I don’t know why they’re telling…

    December 28, 2019
  • Book Review

    REVIEW: Crier’s War

    My Thoughts: There are very few times that a review of a book hypes me up as much and this review hyped me for this book. This is one of the few books I…

    December 12, 2019
  • Book Review

    REVIEW: Dark and Deepest Red

    My Thoughts: I cannot even begin to tell you exactly how much I love this book. Which really should not surprise you as Anna-Marie McLemore is the deity of Magical Realism. Their writing style…

    December 5, 2019
  • Book Review

    REVIEW: Cannonball

    My Thoughts: This is such a hard review to write because on one hand I really enjoyed many aspects of this story. One the other I absolutely HATED the main character. She treats her…

    October 21, 2019
  • Book Review

    REVIEW: Heartstopper Volume 2

    My Thoughts: So it’s no secret that for the most part, I loved Heartstopper Volume 1, and for the most part, was just disappointed in the ending. Luckily Volume 2 picks pretty much right…

    October 10, 2019
  • Book Review

    REVIEW: Wayward Son

    My Thoughts: This is a hard book to review because while I like it a lot, I’m not sure many readers of Carry On will. Don’t get me wrong it is a very good…

    September 26, 2019
  • Book Review

    REVIEW: Heartstopper

    My Thoughts: This sweet graphic novel came highly recommended by Sarah of Sarah Says, during our Queer Book Chat over on the AusYABloggers Blog. She is definitely someone I trust so I just had…

    September 12, 2019
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    REVIEW: Sorcery of Thorns

    All sorcerers are evil. Elisabeth has known that as long as she has known anything. Raised as a foundling in one of Austermeer’s Great Libraries, Elisabeth has grown up among the tools of sorcery—magical…

    August 26, 2019
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    REVIEW: Wilder Girls

    It’s been eighteen months since the Raxter School for Girls was put under quarantine. Since the Tox hit and pulled Hetty’s life out from under her. It started slow. First the teachers died one…

    August 15, 2019
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    REVIEW If I Was Your Girl

    Amanda Hardy is the new girl in school. Like anyone else, all she wants is to make friends and fit in. But Amanda is keeping a secret, and she’s determined not to get too…

    August 14, 2019
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    REVIEW: These Witches Don’t Burn

    Hannah’s a witch, but not the kind you’re thinking of. She’s the real deal, an Elemental with the power to control fire, earth, water, and air. But even though she lives in Salem, Massachusetts,…

    August 13, 2019