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The Edge of the Abyss by Emily Strutskie

The Edge of the Abyssby Emily Strutskie Series: The Abyss Surrounds Us #2 Published by Flux on April 18th 2017 Genres: Fantasy, LGBTQIA Pages: 320 Goodreads   Three weeks have passed since Cassandra Leung pledged her allegiance to the ruthless pirate-queen Santa Elena and set free Bao, the sea monster Reckoner she’d been forced to […]

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Meg & Linus by Hanna Nowinski

Meg & Linusby Hanna Nowinski Published by Swoon Reads on April 18th 2017 Genres: Contemporary, Romance, LGBTQIA Goodreads   Meg is newly single since Sophia went off to college, and she doesn’t particularly like it. When her best friend Linus refuses to approach Danny, the boy he likes, she finds the perfect project to distract […]

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Alternate History Steampunk: Timekeeper by Tara Sim

Timekeeperby Tara Sim Series: Timekeeper #1 Published by Sky Pony Press on November 1st 2016 Genres: Historical Fiction, Young Adult, YA, Steampunk, LGBTQIA Pages: 368 Goodreads   Two o’clock was missing. In an alternate Victorian world controlled by clock towers, a damaged clock can fracture time—and a destroyed one can stop it completely. It’s a […]

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Japanese Revenge Fantasy: A Darkly Beating Heart by Lindsay Smith

A Darkly Beating Heartby Lindsay Smith on October 25th 2016 Genres: Fantasy, LGBTQIA, Young Adult, YA Pages: 272 Goodreads   A time-travel story that alternates between modern day and 19th century Japan as one girl confronts the darkness lurking in her soul. No one knows what to do with Reiko. She is full of hatred. […]

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Last Seen Leaving by Caleb Roehrig

Last Seen Leavingby Caleb Roehrig Published by Feiwel & Friends on October 4th 2016 Genres: Contemporary, Thriller, Young Adult, YA, LGBTQIA, LGBT Pages: 336 Goodreads   Flynn’s girlfriend has disappeared. How can he uncover her secrets without revealing his own? Flynn’s girlfriend, January, is missing. The cops are asking questions he can’t answer, and her […]

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When the Moon was Ours by Anna-Marie McLemore

When the Moon Was Oursby Anna-Marie McLemore Published by Thomas Dunne Books on October 4th 2016 Genres: Magic Realism, Romance, LGBTQIA, Young Adult, YA Pages: 288 Goodreads   When the Moon Was Ours follows two characters through a story that has multicultural elements and magical realism, but also has central LGBT themes—a transgender boy, the […]

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[Blog Tour] Labyrinth Lost by Zoraida Córdova: Review & Short Q+A

Labyrinth Lostby Zoraida Córdova Series: Brooklyn Brujas #1 Published by Sourcebooks Genres: Fantasy, Romance, Young Adult, YA, LGBTQIA Pages: 340 Goodreads   Nothing says Happy Birthday like summoning the spirits of your dead relatives. I fall to my knees. Shattered glass, melted candles and the outline of scorched feathers are all that surround me. Every […]

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Creepy and Atmospheric: As I Descended by Robin Talley

As I Descendedby Robin Talley Published by HarperTeen on September 6th 2016 Genres: Paranormal, Retelling, Young Adult, LGBTQIA Pages: 384 Goodreads   Maria Lyon and Lily Boiten are their school’s ultimate power couple—even if no one knows it but them. Only one thing stands between them and their perfect future: campus superstar Delilah Dufrey. Golden […]

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Faith & Sexuality: Georgia Peaches and Other Forbidden Fruit by Jaye Robin Brown

Georgia Peaches and Other Forbidden Fruitby Jaye Robin Brown Published by HarperTeen on August 30th 2016 Genres: Contemporary, Romance, YA, Young Adult, LGBTQIA Pages: 432 Goodreads   Joanna Gordon has been out and proud for years, but when her popular radio evangelist father remarries and decides to move all three of them from Atlanta to […]

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Short & Sweet: Been Here All Along by Sandy Hall

Been Here All Alongby Sandy Hall Published by Swoon Reads on August 30th 2016 Genres: Contemporary, Romance, LGBTQIA, Young Adult, YA Pages: 224 Goodreads   Gideon always has a plan. His plans include running for class president, becoming head of the yearbook committee, and having his choice of colleges. They do NOT include falling head […]