Two Boys Kissing – David Levithan

Two Boys Kissing by David Levithan My rating: 3.5 of 5 stars Two Boys Kissing is a unique contemporary that blends the modern world that our main characters find themselves in with the struggles of their predecessors. Although I didn't necessarily enjoy the expositions that the 'gay men of the past' added to the story … Continue reading Two Boys Kissing – David Levithan

Drama – Raina Telgemeier

Drama by Raina Telgemeier My rating: 3.5 of 5 stars Drama by Raina Telgemeier is a bestselling graphic novel about middle school students and their upcoming theatre production. It is a Stonewall Book award winner, due to its LGBTQ+ content but that is also why it has been challenged so many times and removed from … Continue reading Drama – Raina Telgemeier

Once and Future – Amy Rose Capetta and Cori McCarthy

Once & Future by Amy Rose Capetta My rating: 3.5 of 5 stars Once and Future is a science fiction retelling (or reimagining) of the King Arthur legend by Amy Rose Capetta and Cori McCarthy. I was so intrigued by this premise because King Arthur is female (and because I love the King Arthur mythology.) … Continue reading Once and Future – Amy Rose Capetta and Cori McCarthy

What If It’s Us – Becky Albertalli and Adam Silvera

What If It's Us by Becky Albertalli My rating: 3.5 of 5 starsWhat If Its Us is a contemporary novel about love and finding yourself co-written by Becky Albertalli and Adam Silvera. It was a cute, fluffy romance book set in NYC that would be a fun summer read. It revolves around the premise of … Continue reading What If It’s Us – Becky Albertalli and Adam Silvera

Beneath a Meth Moon – Jacqueline Woodson

Beneath a Meth Moon by Jacqueline Woodson My rating: 3.5 of 5 stars Beneath a Meth Moon is Laurel’s story of addiction, loss, the horrors that life can show you and the hope that can save you. Laurel’s entire life is shattered when Hurricane Katrina rips her home away from her, as well as her … Continue reading Beneath a Meth Moon – Jacqueline Woodson