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

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

Book Review: Frenemy of the People by Nora Olsen

Stats Title: Frenemy of the People Author: Nora Olsen First Sentences: “We didn’t meet cute. That’s the Hollywood phrase for how a couple meets for the first time in a romantic comedy. You now the kind of thing. He’s walking out of the library with a pile of books; she’s walking in with a pile of books; they … More Book Review: Frenemy of the People by Nora Olsen

Book Review: Inheritance by Malinda Lo

Title: Inheritance Author: Malinda Lo Prequel: Adaptation First Sentence: “The triangle spaceship hovered motionless in the sky above Reese Holloway’s house, as inscrutable as a black hole.” Rating: 6 out of 5 freaky alien powers I mentioned in my review of Adaptation that my life prevented me from reading this immediately upon its release because … More Book Review: Inheritance by Malinda Lo