Crown of Coral and Pearl by Mara Rutherford

★★★★ A childhood accident left Nor with a scar which has made her 'valueless' compared to her perfect twin sister who is arranged to be wed to the Prince. But when her sister Zaddie gravely injures herself, Nor must go in her place using magic to disguise her scars or else her village is at… Continue reading Crown of Coral and Pearl by Mara Rutherford

Dial A for Aunties by Jesse Q. Sutanto

★★★★★ Genre: Diverse, Romance, Thriller “My eyes fill with tears. All these years, I have never seen it that way, but Ma’s right. I did grow up with four mothers, and it really has been amazing. There’s been so much love in my life that I took for granted.” An (accidental) murder, thousands of wedding… Continue reading Dial A for Aunties by Jesse Q. Sutanto

The Charm Offensive by Alison Cochrun

★★★★★ Genre: Romance, LGBTQIA+, Contemporary "Was that sarcasm? What? you're capable of sarcasm now?" " My system must have upgraded". Dev Deshpande helps people get them happily ever after on a show called Ever After (Similar to the Bachelor). Charlie doesn't believe in true love but agrees to be the bachelor to rehabilitate his image.… Continue reading The Charm Offensive by Alison Cochrun

Life’s Too Short by Abby Jimenez

★★★★★ Genre: Romance, Contemporary “I like living. I have sometimes been wildly, despairingly, acutely miserable, racked with sorrow, but through it all, I still know quite certainly, that just to be alive, is a grand thing.” Vanessa is a Youtuber that has travelled the world and lives life on her own terms. But after her… Continue reading Life’s Too Short by Abby Jimenez

The Intimacy Experiment by Rosie Danan

★★★★ Genre: Romance, Contemporary “She looked like the first meteor shower he’d ever seen—impossible and brilliant, so far away but somehow also right inside his chest.” Ethan a Rabbi and Naomi an ex-pornstar join forces to host a steamy sex-positive seminar series on Modern Intimacy, at Ethan's synagogue. They both gain from this partnership but… Continue reading The Intimacy Experiment by Rosie Danan

A Dark and Hollow Star by Ashley Shuttleworth

★★★ Genre: Fantasy, Romance, LGBTQIA+ “Heroes went through so much hardship. Heroes were the stuff of tragedies.” Four queer teens hold a key piece of the truth behind murders happening in Toronto. They must form an alliance to track down the killer, if they fail, they risk the destruction of the world. As a queer… Continue reading A Dark and Hollow Star by Ashley Shuttleworth

The Girl with Stars in Her Eyes by Xio Axelrod

★★★ Genre: Romance, Young Adult, Diverse Once she was under the lights, it was too easy to get caught up in it, too easy to accept the adoration" Growing up Antonia has only her guitar until she meets Sebastian. They had a plan to escape their small town together but when Seb turned eighteen he… Continue reading The Girl with Stars in Her Eyes by Xio Axelrod

A Pho Love Story By Loan Le

★★★★ Genre: Food, Romance, Young Adult “She's scared. And I wish I could tell her that I am too, that I don't know how it'll work. But if we could just hold hands a bit longer maybe we could figure it out.” Bao Nguyen and Linh Mai both go to school together and work at… Continue reading A Pho Love Story By Loan Le

The Raven and the Dove by Kaitlyn Davis

★★★★ Genre: Fantasy, Romance, Young Adult “Love is when you find a piece of yourself in someone else, a piece you never knew was missing, but without which you'd be broken. You feel whole and complete, and accepted for exactly who you are. You can be your true self, because around this person, for the… Continue reading The Raven and the Dove by Kaitlyn Davis

She’s My Knight Vol. 1 by Saisou

★★★★ Genre: Romance, Young Adult, Manga "Are you some kind of oblivious manga protagonist or something?! How are you so clueless?" Haruma Ichinose is very popular and up until now, he hasn't met anyone as perfect as Yuki Mogami. She's tall, cool, collected, and totally makes him crazy. But can he deal with falling for… Continue reading She’s My Knight Vol. 1 by Saisou