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

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