the mirror season – anna-marie mclemore | review

The Mirror Season by Anna-Marie McLemore StandalonePublished March 16th 2021 by Feiwel FriendsAge Range: Young AdultGenre: Fantasy, Magical Realism, LGBT, RetellingRepresentations: Pansexual Latina MC, Lesbian SC, f/f relationship, m/m relationship Rating: ★★★★★ Synopsis: When two teens discover that they were both sexually assaulted at the same party, they develop a cautious friendship through her family's… Continue reading the mirror season – anna-marie mclemore | review

when the moon was ours – anna-marie mclemore | review

When the Moon was Ours by Anna-Marie McLemore StandalonePublished October 4th 2016 by Thomas Dunne BooksAge Range: Young AdultGenre: Magical Realism, Lgbtqia+, RomanceRep: trans MC, POC (Latinx, Pakistani) Rating: ★★★★★ Synopsis: To everyone who knows them, best friends Miel and Sam are as strange as they are inseparable. Roses grow out of Miel’s wrist, and… Continue reading when the moon was ours – anna-marie mclemore | review

13 fantasy standalone releasing in 2021 (jan-jun) | on my radar #1 & blogmas day 6

it's only customary to babble and hype up upcoming releases when a new year is approaching. in my blogmas day four post, i mentioned 19 sequels coming out in 2021 that i've been waiting for ever since finishing the previous book in the series. unsurprisingly, while i was writing up that post, i created more… Continue reading 13 fantasy standalone releasing in 2021 (jan-jun) | on my radar #1 & blogmas day 6

dark and deepest red – anna-marie mclemore | review

Dark and Deepest Red by Anna-Marie McLemoreStandalonePublished January 14th 2020 by Feiwel & FriendsGenre: fantasy, young adult, retelling, lgbt, ownvoices, magicRep: trans MC, romani MC, latina MC, lesbian characters rating: ★★★ summary: Summer, 1518. A strange sickness sweeps through Strasbourg: women dance in the streets, some until they fall down dead. As rumors of witchcraft spread,… Continue reading dark and deepest red – anna-marie mclemore | review

wild beauty – anna-marie mclemore | review

Wild Beauty by Anna-Marie MclemoreStandalonePublished October 3rd 2017 by Feiwel & FriendsGenre: fantasy, young adult, magical realism, lgbt, ownvoices rating: ★★★★ summary: Love grows such strange things.For nearly a century, the Nomeolvides women have tended the grounds of La Pradera, the lush estate gardens that enchant guests from around the world. They’ve also hidden a tragic… Continue reading wild beauty – anna-marie mclemore | review