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 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

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

The Girl Least Likely by Katy Loutzenhiser

★★★★ Genre: Romance, Young Adult, Contemporary "To the lowkey funny girls, hopeless romantics, and anyone who's ever felt, least likely" Gretchen has always been more of a “least likely” than a “most likely” kind of girl. So how does she somehow find herself living out every trope from her favourite rom-coms? This story follows her… Continue reading The Girl Least Likely by Katy Loutzenhiser

One Last Stop by Casey McQuiston

★★★ Genre: Fantasy, Romance, Lgbt+ "August doesn’t believe in most things, but it’s hard to argue that Jane wasn’t put on the Q to fuck up her whole life." This story follows the cynical August, a curvy bisexual who is new to New York. While on the subway she meets Jane a super hot lesbian… Continue reading One Last Stop by Casey McQuiston

Hana Khan Carries On by Uzma Jalaluddin

★★★★ Genre: Young Adult, Diverse, Contemporary “While I am scared of what the future will bring, the uncertainty has been refreshing in a strange way. I know who I am in a way I never have before, and know what I'm willing to sacrifice to stay true to myself. I guess that's not a bad… Continue reading Hana Khan Carries On by Uzma Jalaluddin

The Infinity Courts by Akemi Dawn Bowman

★★ Genre: Fantasy/Sci-fi, Diverse, Young Adult “Infinity was never built for you; it was built for dreamers.” Nami Miyamoto is murdered, but when she wakes up, she learns she’s in a place called Infinity, where human consciousness after death. She discovers that Ophelia, a virtual assistant like Siri has taken over the afterlife and is… Continue reading The Infinity Courts by Akemi Dawn Bowman

He Must Like You By Danielle Younge-Ullman

★★★★★ Genre: Contemporary, Young Adult, Feminism “I’m in the middle of an epiphany—a shitty one. And the revelations don’t arrive in straight, clear lines, they come like cyclones, like explosions.” This book covers subjects such as consent, abuse, justice, rage, sexual harassment, and overcoming life's unfair obstacles. I didn't know anything about this book when… Continue reading He Must Like You By Danielle Younge-Ullman