Sapphic Sunday: 10 Queer YA Releases to Jump-Start Your Spring TBR

Edit: due to the pandemic, some of these release dates have been pushed back (although in some cases the kindle releases are the same). All books with pushed release dates have an * Remember when we used to beg for a YA book featuring a queer girl? Remember when Leah on the Offbeat was hailed … Continue reading Sapphic Sunday: 10 Queer YA Releases to Jump-Start Your Spring TBR

Double Book Review: Witchmark and Stormsong

This duology (hopefully a trilogy or series!!) swept me out of the room and into the Edwardian-inspired fantasy world of Aeland, filled with a secret society of mages, persecuted witches, and a long-standing world war with Laneer. And queer rep in spades! Witchmark by CL Polk 🌺🌺🌺🌺🌺/5 Miles Singer has a secret. The mild-mannered psychologist … Continue reading Double Book Review: Witchmark and Stormsong

Book Review: Upright Women Wanted

Upright Women Wanted by Sarah Gailey 🌺🌺🌺🌺/5 Esther is a stowaway—a stowaway who got caught. After trying to convince the Librarians—those upright, morally virtuous distributors of Appropriate Materials—that she belongs and needs to join them, Esther begins to realize that the Librarians aren't as just as they pretend to be. They're part of the resistance, … Continue reading Book Review: Upright Women Wanted

Book Review: The Seep

The Seep by Chana Porter 🌺🌺🌺🌺🌺/5 Trina Goldberg-Oneka is a survivor of an alien invasion. But The Seep didn't kill everyone—it made them immortal and gave humanity a utopia. A world without poverty. Without war. Without scarcity. And everything is going well, until Trina's wife decides she wants to begin anew. She wants to restart … Continue reading Book Review: The Seep

Top 10 Tuesday: The 10 Most Recent Additions to My Bookshelf

Top Ten Tuesday was created by The Broke and the Bookish in June of 2010 and was moved to That Artsy Reader Girl in January of 2018. It was born of a love of lists, a love of books, and a desire to bring bookish friends together. Since I don't buy books super frequently (at least, I … Continue reading Top 10 Tuesday: The 10 Most Recent Additions to My Bookshelf

My Favorite Queer SFF of 2019!

2019 has been a fantastic year for queer science fiction and fantasy, especially for queer women! And to celebrate, I'm going to highlight my favorite queer SFF 2019 releases—oh who am I kidding? All of them were excellent (even the ones I rated three stars)! Lots of time traveling, a plethora of nuns in space, … Continue reading My Favorite Queer SFF of 2019!

Book Review: Ancestral Night

Ancestral Night by Elizabeth Bear 🌺🌺🌺🌺/5 Haimey Dz is the captain of a small salvage tug operation. She thinks she knows what she wants. She thinks she knows who she is. But all that changes when she and her crew stumble upon a huge prize and uncover war crimes beyond what they can even imagine—and … Continue reading Book Review: Ancestral Night