Book review | The Music of What Happens, Bill Konigsberg

Book description Max: Chill. Sports. Video games. Gay and not a big deal, not to him, not to his mom, not to his buddies. And a secret: An encounter with an older kid that makes it hard to breathe, one that he doesn't want to think about, ever. Jordan: The opposite of chill. Poetry. His … Lire la suite Book review | The Music of What Happens, Bill Konigsberg

Book review | Me, my dad and the end of the rainbow

Book description Release date: 04 February My name’s Archie Albright, and I know two things for certain:1. My mum and dad kind of hate each other, and they’re not doing a great job of pretending that they don’t anymore.2. They’re both keeping a secret from me, but I can’t figure out what. Things aren't going … Lire la suite Book review | Me, my dad and the end of the rainbow

Review | Fat and Queer

Book description Release date: May 21st We're here. We're queer. We're fat. This one-of-a-kind collection of prose and poetry radically explores the intersection of fat and queer identities, showcasing new, emerging and established queer and trans writers from around the world. Celebrating fat and queer bodies and lives, this book challenges negative and damaging representations … Lire la suite Review | Fat and Queer

Review | Spellhacker, M.K. England

TWs & CWs: sickness/virus, mention of death of parents. Reps: Queer (primarily sapphic) MC, non-binary love interest, bi secondary character, widowed lesbian bakery owner, elderly science husbands. (via the author's FAQ).VF: //Niveau VO: Facile. ★★★★ In Kyrkarta, magic—known as maz—was once a freely available natural resource. Then an earthquake released a magical plague, killing thousands and … Lire la suite Review | Spellhacker, M.K. England

Review | The Priory of the Orange Tree, Samantha Shannon

VF par les éditions de Saxus Reps: wlw main couple, mlm side couple. Queer and POC character cast, but specificities aren't mentioned.TWs & CWs: death, poison, murder, torture and mention of torture. Mention of death of a loved one. Grief.VF: "Le Prieuré de l'Oranger" chez De SaxusNiveau VO: Intermédiaire - Difficile. ★★★★★ A world divided. … Lire la suite Review | The Priory of the Orange Tree, Samantha Shannon

Review | The Disasters, M.K. England

Reps: Bi, POC & muslim MC. Queer, black side character. POC & Anxious side character. Trans side character. Muslim hijabi side character.Trigger warning/Content warning: panic attack, blood, murder.VF: //Niveau anglais: Facile. ★★★★ Hotshot pilot Nax Hall has a history of making poor life choices. So it’s not exactly a surprise when he’s kicked out of … Lire la suite Review | The Disasters, M.K. England

Review | You should see me in a crown, Leah Johnson

Reps: Black & lesbian MC, bi side character, wlw romance.TWs & CWs: mention of death of parents and relatives, sick relative, racist & homophobic commentsVF: //Niveau d'anglais: Facile - Intermédiaire. ★★★ Liz Lighty has always believed she's too black, too poor, too awkward to shine in her small, rich, prom-obsessed midwestern town. But it's okay … Lire la suite Review | You should see me in a crown, Leah Johnson