Review: Cat’s Got Your Heart by Jem Zero

A fluffy feline isn't the only thing they're fighting for...Adopting a cat doesn't sound hard. Then Jericho Adams meets Harinder Mangal, the surly pet store employee who loves animals and hates customers. Their first encounter inspires more than simple loathing—it puts the ball in motion for an absurd game of deceit that boasts a fluffy … Continue reading Review: Cat’s Got Your Heart by Jem Zero

Review: The Gilda Stories by Jewelle Gomez

I was sent this book as a review copy by the publisher via Edelweiss for reviewing purposes, but all opinions are my own. Before Buffy, before Twilight, before Octavia Butler's Fledgling, there was The Gilda Stories, Jewelle Gomez's sexy vampire novel."The Gilda Stories is groundbreaking not just for the wild lives it portrays, but for how it portrays them--communally, … Continue reading Review: The Gilda Stories by Jewelle Gomez

ARC review: Phoenix Extravagant by Yoon Ha Lee

I was sent this book as an advance copy by the publisher via NetGalley for reviewing purposes, but all opinions are my own. Dragons. Art. Revolution.Gyen Jebi isn’t a fighter or a subversive. They just want to paint.One day they’re jobless and desperate; the next, Jebi finds themself recruited by the Ministry of Armor to paint … Continue reading ARC review: Phoenix Extravagant by Yoon Ha Lee

LGBTQIAP+ books that don’t feature allocis M/M relationships, part 3

✨find part 1 here🌈 ✨find part 2 here🌈 So, what are “LGBTQIAP+ books that don’t feature allocis m/m relationships”, and why this list? I started this series two years ago when I felt like both I and my timeline were more focused on m/m romance than the other shades of the rainbow. A lot has … Continue reading LGBTQIAP+ books that don’t feature allocis M/M relationships, part 3

Mini review: Nottingham: The True Story of Robyn Hood by Anna Burke // sapphic retellings are always superior

Robyn Hood didn’t set out to rob the rich, but in Nottingham, nothing ever goes according to plan.... After a fateful hunting accident sends her on the run from the law, Robyn finds herself deep in the heart of Sherwood Forest. All she really wants to do is provide for her family and stay out … Continue reading Mini review: Nottingham: The True Story of Robyn Hood by Anna Burke // sapphic retellings are always superior

ARC review: Glorious Day by Skye Kilaen // sapphic romance, revolution and gorgeous writing

I was sent this book as an advance copy by author for reviewing purposes, but all opinions are my own. The bodyguard is a traitor. The princess is her one true love. And the revolution is almost here. Elsenna Hazen left spaceport security and ended up a royal bodyguard. She should have known better than … Continue reading ARC review: Glorious Day by Skye Kilaen // sapphic romance, revolution and gorgeous writing

Review: Female General and Eldest Princess by Qǐng Jūn Mò Xiào // AKA the ancient Chinese lesbians of my heart

In order to survive in troubled times; in order to revenge for the dear; in order to claim justice for all 118 people, who died undeservedly, in the village. Lin WanYue took the residence registration of the younger brother Lin FeiXing to join the army, and was determined to kill the Huns all over the … Continue reading Review: Female General and Eldest Princess by Qǐng Jūn Mò Xiào // AKA the ancient Chinese lesbians of my heart

ARC review: Boyfriend Material by Alexis Hall

I was sent this book as advance reading/listening copies by the publisher via NetGalley/libro.fm for reviewing purposes, but all opinions are my own. Wanted: One (fake) boyfriend Practically perfect in every way Luc O'Donnell is tangentially--and reluctantly--famous. His rock star parents split when he was young, and the father he's never met spent the next … Continue reading ARC review: Boyfriend Material by Alexis Hall