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Know Not Why by Hannah Johnson

Posted May 30, 2019 by Brin in Reviews / 1 Comment
Know Not Why by Hannah Johnson

You know when you get a book that just speaks to you? You’re not even sure why but it just does? This is that book for me. Know Not Why is a charming, funny, surprisingly deep and moving story. It’s a book about sexual awakening but it is also a book about friendship. But I am getting ahead of myself here. First, a bit of background. I actually first read […]

Top Ten Books About Friendship

Posted May 20, 2014 by Brin in Memes, Top Ten Tuesday / 8 Comments
Top Ten Books About Friendship

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme created by The Broke and The Bookish. This week’s theme is: Top Ten Books About Friendship Yass – I love books where friendship is a major theme! It’s all too common for it to take a backseat to the plot or the romance and it is refreshing when it is given equal importance. 1. Saving Francesca by Melina Marchetta I love the friendship […]

LGBT Favourites: Part 3

Posted April 30, 2014 by Brin in LGBT Month / 2 Comments
LGBT Favourites: Part 3

LGBT Month is hosted by Laura @ Laura Plus Books and Cayce @ Fighting Dreamer.  It runs throughout the month of April and it’s here to celebrate LGBT+ readers, LGBT+ authors and of course LGBT+ books. LGBT Favourites for LGBT Month As part of LGBT Month I wanted to highlight some of the amazing authors/books I read in the last year that really affected me. Some of these books have pride of place […]

Favourite LGBT Couples

Posted April 13, 2014 by Brin in LGBT Month / 8 Comments
Favourite LGBT Couples

I have recently really gotten into reading more diverse books so I knew for this topic I wanted to list my favourite LGBT couples. One of my favourite aspects in novels that I read, regardless of genre, is romance (as long as it is well written and please for the love of all things – no effing love triangles!) I adore a well-written romance and particularly enjoy it in LGBT […]

Top Ten Books That Will Make You Swoon

Posted February 11, 2014 by Brin in Memes, Top Ten Tuesday / 6 Comments
Top Ten Books That Will Make You Swoon

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme created by The Broke and The Bookish. This week’s theme is: Top Ten Books That Will Make You Swoon I love a bit of romance in books, especially in Young Adult (except where there are love triangles – a particular pet peeve of mine) so there are plenty of books that make me swoon. I enjoy a well-written, deep romance filled with swoon-worthy […]