Leah on the Offbeat by Becky Albertalli | The Long Wait is Over

Content warnings: fatphobia, homophobia, biphobia So here we have the sequel to Simon Vs. which focusses on Leah. Leah is a fat, bisexual girl who has only told her mum that she's bi, despite her best friend being openly gay and happy. So Leah has to figure out how she's going to go about telling … Continue reading Leah on the Offbeat by Becky Albertalli | The Long Wait is Over

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Ramona Blue by Julie Murphy | Julie Murphy Hits Me in the Feelings Again

content warnings: biphobia/homophobia (challenged on page), poverty, hurricanes, emotional abuse Ramona is just trying to keep her head above water. Her family lives in a trailer (caravan) after hurricane Katrina ruined their lives. Ramona works crazy jobs for terrible pay just so she can afford to live and and maybe save a little. But then … Continue reading Ramona Blue by Julie Murphy | Julie Murphy Hits Me in the Feelings Again

Final Draft by Riley Redgate

Thank you to Amulet books and netgalley for sending me a copy in exchange for an honest review! I was so glad I was approved for this because it was definitely one of my most hyped books. Content warnings: sudden death, depression Laila is a teen writer and her English teacher is her biggest fan. … Continue reading Final Draft by Riley Redgate

Contour by Meg Harding

Content warnings: homophobia, biphobia (i think), transphobia Jamie, also known as Roxy is a huge beauty youtuber, who takes no nonsense. He's gained a lot of fans through his very blunt attitude but he's not been so lucky in love. And then he stumbles on an instagram account, owned by a fit model who owns … Continue reading Contour by Meg Harding

Permanent Ink by Avon Gale and Piper Vaughn

Content warnings: sex, substance abuse, arrest, alcoholism, age gap, s&m. As the cover suggests, Permanent Ink contains a Daddy and tattoos. And I am a big fan of both concepts. Poe is a mess, he doesn't know where he's going in life and only cares about tagging. Until he gets arrested. Then his dad helps … Continue reading Permanent Ink by Avon Gale and Piper Vaughn

Off the Ice by Avon Gale and Piper Vaughn

Content warning: homophobia, teacher student relationship, sex Tristan is a pretty famous hockey player but knows his career won't last forever so in between practices he is working on getting his degree. What he doesn't expect is for one of his classes to be taught by a very attractive professor, which could stand to affect … Continue reading Off the Ice by Avon Gale and Piper Vaughn

Meg & Linus by Hanna Nowinski – Could’ve been cute but was let down with poor language and characterisation

Content warning: Ableism, homophobia, transphobia, fatphobia Meg and Linus are queer best friends, who love Star Trek and each other. As they start their senior year things start to change in their lies, some for the good and some not so good. This is your classic coming of age story but from 2 queer kids. … Continue reading Meg & Linus by Hanna Nowinski – Could’ve been cute but was let down with poor language and characterisation