Down by Contact by Santino Hassell graphic

Down by Contactby Santino Hassell Published by InterMix on January 16th 2018 Genres: Adult, Romance, LGBTQIA Pages: 220 Goodreads   Two rival football players begin a game with higher stakes than the Super Bowl in this steamy romance from the author of Illegal Contact. Simeon Boudreaux, the New York Barons’ golden-armed quarterback, is blessed with […]

You’ll Miss Me When I’m Gone by Rachel Lynn Soloman graphic

You’ll Miss Me When I’m Goneby Rachel Lynn Soloman Published by Simon Pulse on January 2nd 2018 Genres: Contemporary, Young Adult Pages: 384 Goodreads   Eighteen-year-old twins Adina and Tovah have little in common besides their ambitious nature. Viola prodigy Adina yearns to become a soloist—and to convince her music teacher he wants her the […]

Top Ten Tuesday: Top Ten Books I Hope Santa Brings graphic

Foolish Hearts by Emma Mills Dear Martin by Nic Stone The Afterlife of Holly Chase by Cynthia Hand The Book of Dust by Philip Pullman An Enchantment of Ravens by Margaret Rogerson Oathbringer by Brandon Sanderson Whichwood by Tahereh Mafi Speak Easy, Speak Love by McKelle George Lumberjanes: Unicorn Power! by by Mariko Tamaki & […]

Backlist Books Mini-Reviews! graphic

I’ve fallen behind on my review copy reading lately so I’ve decided to do a few mini reviews of backlist books I’ve been reading instead! Spirit Hunters by Ellen Oh Add it on GoodReads ★★★★★ We Need Diverse Books founder Ellen Oh returns with Spirit Hunters, a high-stakes middle grade mystery series about Harper Raine, the […]

Top Ten Tuesday: Top Ten Favorite Books of 2017 graphic

Shelly’s Picks: Wild Beauty by Anna-Marie McLemore: Anna-Marie McLemore is one of my favourite authors of all time, so obviously her latest release would make my list for the best books of the year. This one didn’t disappoint at all. White Rabbit by Caleb Roehrig: It’s cruel of me to put a 2018 book on […]

Shelly’s ultimate DC Rebirth Round-up graphic

You all know that I love reading comics and a few of my Twitter friends (*cough* Allison and Eri) got me into DC’s Rebirth comics. While I originally eyed the new reboot event with skepticism and annoyance, I’m actually really enjoying a lot of the comics. I decided to complete a full round-up of my […]

2018 Winter Anticipated Releases graphic

While I don’t do this as often on the blog, I actually love making lists and looking forward longingly to all of the exciting new releases that next year will bring! I couldn’t condense all of my anticipated releases into one post, so I decided to start with a 2018 Winter post! January You’ll Miss […]

October 2017 Monthly Recap! graphic

Hi everyone! October is over (seriously, how does time fly so fast?) and we’ve had another month of reading. Shelly In addition to some school books, I’ve also read a few books of my own choosing. I usually read a bit more (and if you follow me on GoodReads, then you’ve seen that my current […]