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Diversity Spotlight Thursday #2

This is a tag hosted by Bookshelves & Paperbacks, in which every week (or, in my case, every two weeks), we’re to share with followers 3 different diverse books. One we’ve read and enjoyed, one that’s already been released but we’ve not read and one that’s yet to be released! You can find more info on… Continue reading Diversity Spotlight Thursday #2

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Review: Permanent Ink by Avon Gale and Piper Vaughn

My Rating: 5 Stars Summary: At twenty-three, Poe Montgomery is going nowhere. He still lives in his father’s basement and spends most of his time tagging with his friends. When an arrest lands him in debt, Poe accepts the front desk job at Permanent Ink, the tattoo shop owned by his father’s best friend, Jericho McAslan.… Continue reading Review: Permanent Ink by Avon Gale and Piper Vaughn

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My Experience: Seeing Yourself in Books

Hello everyone! Today is my first My Experience post, and I'm very excited but also kinda scared of sharing this with you guys. My Experience posts are going to obviously be very personal and sharing personal stuff can be very hard. For this first post I decided to talk about the first time I truly… Continue reading My Experience: Seeing Yourself in Books

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Diverse Spotlight Thursday #1

Hello, everyone! This is my first time doing the weekly Diverse Spotlight Thursday! Though, to be honest, I'll probably only do it twice a month, just because I try to update 6 top 8 times a month and it's already a lot for me to do alone, considering my schedule, so yeah. Consider yourselves warned… Continue reading Diverse Spotlight Thursday #1

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Review: Queens of Geek by Jen Wilde

My Rating: 4.25 stars Summary: When BFFs Charlie, Taylor and Jamie go to SupaCon, they know it’s going to be a blast. What they don’t expect is for it to change their lives forever. Charlie likes to stand out. SupaCon is her chance to show fans she’s over her public breakup with co-star, Jason Ryan. When… Continue reading Review: Queens of Geek by Jen Wilde

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Friday Rec List: M/M books by queer men

Because of some not-so-recent talks in the community, it came to my attention that, while m/m-focused stories are popular, most of these stories, or at least the ones that get the most attention, aren't usually written by men. There's a lot to be said about why the genres in which those stories most often appear… Continue reading Friday Rec List: M/M books by queer men

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Review: Fortitude Smashed, by Taylor Brooke

Summary: After scientists stumbled across an anomalous human hormone present during moments of emotional intimacy, further research created the ability to harness the direction of living energy and pinpoint when two lines will merge. Personalized chips are now implanted beneath the thumbnails of every infant, where glowing numbers count down to the moment they will meet… Continue reading Review: Fortitude Smashed, by Taylor Brooke

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Review: The Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue, by Mackenzi Lee

  Summary: Henry “Monty” Montague was born and bred to be a gentleman, but he was never one to be tamed. The finest boarding schools in England and the constant disapproval of his father haven’t been able to curb any of his roguish passions—not for gambling halls, late nights spent with a bottle of spirits, or… Continue reading Review: The Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue, by Mackenzi Lee

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Hello, everybody! I'm trying something new today! Are you excited? I am! Okay, so the plan is to have different little things happening for each different week day! Does that mean I'll post something every day? Well, don't be silly now. While I wish I could do that (wouldn't it be so fun?), I actually… Continue reading