Truly Madly Royally by Debbie Rigaud: An #OwnVoices Royalty Romance Great for Younger Readers

There's a total dearth of diverse royalty romance in YA, and I'm so excited that Truly Madly Royally exists because it's so well needed and just an adorable read in general. It's definitely good for a younger YA audience--totally appropriate for middle school up--as it's super fluffy and cute. I think some older readers may … Continue reading Truly Madly Royally by Debbie Rigaud: An #OwnVoices Royalty Romance Great for Younger Readers

Writer Wednesday: Five Reasons Why Eli Greene Is the Absolute Worst by Chloe Pierce aka Kristina Forest (+INTL Giveaway!)

If I had to pick the cutest Writer Wednesday post of the year, this would be it. I Wanna Be Where You Are is one of my favorite reads of 2019. It was such a precious and fun reading experience, and totally made my day with its light and fluffy story and adorable couple. (See … Continue reading Writer Wednesday: Five Reasons Why Eli Greene Is the Absolute Worst by Chloe Pierce aka Kristina Forest (+INTL Giveaway!)

Always Never Yours by Austin Siegemund-Broka & Emily Wibberly

4.5 stars All of Megan Harper's exes find their one true love right after dating her. It's not a curse, or anything, it's just the way things are, and Megan refuses to waste time feeling sorry for herself. Instead, she focuses on pursuing her next fling, directing theatre, and fulfilling her dream school’s acting requirement … Continue reading Always Never Yours by Austin Siegemund-Broka & Emily Wibberly

Washi Tapes: What They Are & Why Everyone Should Own Them

This week we're taking a break from our regularly scheduled program, Cover Geek, for a different type of design post: a homage, you might call it, to washi tapes. But first, a little public service announcement: I'll be putting Tuesday posts (and similarly Cover Geek) on hold for a couple of weeks to a couple of months … Continue reading Washi Tapes: What They Are & Why Everyone Should Own Them

The Upside of Unrequited by Becky Albertalli

5 stars  Becky Albertalli's second novel, The Upside of Unrequited, was another touching story that had me addicted until the very last word. Molly Peskin-Suso has gone through unrequited love twenty-six times. She's always careful about avoiding the possibility of something happening in fear of rejection, no matter how many times her twin sister tries … Continue reading The Upside of Unrequited by Becky Albertalli