Book Review: “Little Lovely Things” by Maureen Joyce Connolly

This review first appeared on MuggleNet.com's Book Trolley. Genre: Thriller Rating: ★★★★★ Format: ARC Claire Rawlings is speeding down the freeway, her two sleeping daughters in the back seat, when she is overcome by an allergic reaction to a recent vaccine. She pulls over into a nearby gas station, rushes into the outdoor bathroom, and leaves her … Continue reading Book Review: “Little Lovely Things” by Maureen Joyce Connolly

Book Review: “Anything But Okay” by Sarah Darer Littman

This review first appeared on MuggleNet's Book Trolley. My Rating: ★★★★☆ Genre(s): Young Adult Format: ARC provided by Scholastic Anything But Okay by Sarah Darer Littman is about a girl named Stella, and the struggles her family faces when her older brother, Rob, returns from his second tour in Afghanistan as almost a complete stranger. No one … Continue reading Book Review: “Anything But Okay” by Sarah Darer Littman

Book Review: The Love and Lies of Rukhsana Ali by Sabina Khan

My Rating: ★★★★★ Genre(s): Young Adult; LGBT+ Format: Audiobook by Audible, narrated by Richa Shukla Plot: Seventeen-year-old Rukhsana Ali tries her hardest to live up to her conservative Muslim parents’ expectations, but lately she’s finding that harder and harder to do. She rolls her eyes instead of screaming when they blatantly favor her brother and she dresses conservatively … Continue reading Book Review: The Love and Lies of Rukhsana Ali by Sabina Khan

Book Review: The Mermaid’s Voice Returns in This One by Amanda Lovelace

Note: This book was sent to me by NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. This, in no way, affects my opinion on this book or my review. My Rating: ★★★☆☆ Genre(s): Nonfiction; Poetry Format: eBook from NetGalley Release Date: March 5, 2019 Plot: The mermaid is known for her siren song, luring bedroom-eyed sailors to their demise. However, … Continue reading Book Review: The Mermaid’s Voice Returns in This One by Amanda Lovelace

Book Review: The A-Z of Gender and Sexuality: From Ace to Ze by Morgan Potts

Note: This book was sent to me by NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. This, in no way, affects my opinion on this book or my review. My Rating: ★★★★★ Genre(s): Nonfiction; LGBT+ Format: eBook from NetGalley Release Date: April 18, 2019 Plot: There can be confusion around the appropriate terminology for trans and queer identities, even within … Continue reading Book Review: The A-Z of Gender and Sexuality: From Ace to Ze by Morgan Potts

Book Review: What Makes Girls Sick and Tired by Lucile de Pesloüan

Note: This book was sent to me by NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. This, in no way, affects my opinion on this book or my review. My Rating: ★★★★★ Genre(s): Graphic Novel; Feminism Format: eBook from NetGalley Release Date: March 18, 2019 Plot: What Makes Girls Sick and Tired is a feminist manifesto that denounces the discrimination … Continue reading Book Review: What Makes Girls Sick and Tired by Lucile de Pesloüan

Book Review: Some Girls Bind by Rory James

Note: This book was sent to me by NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. This, in no way, affects my opinion on this book or my review. My Rating: ★★★☆☆ Genre(s): Young Adult; LGBT+ Format: eBook from NetGalley Release Date: February 1, 2019 Plot: Jamie knows that she isn't like other girls. She has a secret. She binds … Continue reading Book Review: Some Girls Bind by Rory James