Book Review: What We Left Behind by Robin Talley

Title: What We Left Behind Author: Robin Talley Published: Harelequin Teen, 2015, 405 pages Recommended if you like: Books with Diverse Characters, Books set in college, Character driven stories, LGBTQIA+, Gender Identity exploration Read-a-Like: I am J, Simon vs the Homo Sapiens Agenda, Not Otherwise Specified Rating: 5 out of 5 Top Hat Pendents First Line: Even before I saw her, it was … More Book Review: What We Left Behind by Robin Talley

Basic, Bitches

BASIC adjective ba·sic \ˈbā-sik also -zik\:  Forming or relating to the most important part of something So, can we eliminate the term “basic bitch” as an insult? Please. First of all, lets look at the definition of the word. “Forming or relating to the most important part of something.” So that’s, like, a good thing. It’s the most … More Basic, Bitches

Tales from the Teen Space: Happiest Lezbrarian Ever

  [scene: library teen space] (a teen girl looks cautiously around, browsing the books and keeping to herself. Then she spots something on the wall, smiles and walks over to the teen librarian) Teen Girl: I LOVE your safe space sign! Me: Thanks!! I’m glad. Teen Girl: Can you help me find some good books … More Tales from the Teen Space: Happiest Lezbrarian Ever

Asking and Giving

Rarely do I claim that books actually change my life. Books frequently entertain me and make me think things; make me feel things. But when you read as much as I do, it takes a lot for a book to have a marked and lasting effect on me. Rarely do I say that a book … More Asking and Giving