Lumberjanes: Unicorn Power by Mariko Tamaki and Brooke Allen graphic

Lumberjanes: Unicorn Powerby Mariko Tamaki Published by Amulet Books on October 10th 2017 Genres: Middle Grade, Fantasy Pages: 256 Goodreads   Welcome to Miss Qiunzella Thiskwin Penniquiqul Thistle Crumpet’s Camp for Hardcore Lady Types. The five scouts of Roanoke cabin—Jo, April, Molly, Mal, and Ripley—love their summers at camp. They get to hang out with […]

Echo After Echo by Amy Rose Capetta graphic

Echo After Echoby Amy Rose Capetta Published by Candlewick on October 10th 2017 Genres: Contemporary, Mystery, Young Adult, LGBTQIA Pages: 432 Goodreads   Debuting on the New York stage, Zara is unprepared—for Eli, the girl who makes the world glow; for Leopold, the director who wants perfection; and for death in the theater. Zara Evans […]

Wild Beauty by Anna-Marie McLemore graphic

Wild Beautyby Anna-Marie McLemore Published by Feiwel & Friends on October 3rd 2017 Genres: Magic Realism, LGBTQIA, Young Adult Pages: 320 Goodreads   Love grows such strange things. For nearly a century, the Nomeolvides women have tended the grounds of La Pradera, the lush estate gardens that enchant guests from around the world. They’ve also […]

Dual Review: Starfish by Akemi Dawn Bowman graphic

Starfishby Akemi Dawn Bowman Published by Simon Pulse on September 26, 2017 Genres: Contemporary Pages: 320 Goodreads   Kiko Himura has always had a hard time saying exactly what she’s thinking. With a mother who makes her feel unremarkable and a half-Japanese heritage she doesn’t quite understand, Kiko prefers to keep her head down, certain […]

Release by Patrick Ness graphic

Releaseby Patrick Ness Published by HarperTeen on September 19th 2017 Genres: Contemporary, Fantasy, LGBTQIA, Young Adult Pages: 288 Goodreads   Inspired by Judy Blume’s Forever and Virginia Woolf’s Mrs. Dalloway, this novel by award-winning author Patrick Ness is a new classic about teenage relationships, self-acceptance—and what happens when the walls we build start coming down. […]

Dual Review: The Girl with the Red Balloon by Katherine Locke graphic

The Girl with the Red Balloonby Katherine Locke Series: The Balloonmakers #1 Published by Albert Whitman & Company on September 1, 2017 Genres: Historical Fiction, Fantasy Pages: 288 Goodreads   When sixteen-year-old Ellie Baum accidentally time-travels via red balloon to 1988 East Berlin, she’s caught up in a conspiracy of history and magic. She meets […]

Rebel Seoul by Axie Oh graphic

Rebel Seoulby Axie Oh Published by Tu Books on September 15th 2017 Genres: Sci-Fi, Young Adult Pages: 400 Goodreads   After a great war, the East Pacific is in ruins. In brutal Neo Seoul, where status comes from success in combat, ex-gang member Lee Jaewon is a talented pilot rising in the ranks of the […]