3 Bubble Teas, ARC, LGBTQIA, Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, Review, Sarah Henstra, Young Adult

Advance Review: We Contain Multitudes by Sarah Henstra

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We Contain Multitudes by Sarah Henstra

Published by Little, Brown Books for Young Readers on May 14th, 2019

Genres: LGBTQIA, Young Adult

Pages: 384

Goodreads

“Anger is a relatively small thing, Kurt. We are large, remember? We contain multitudes.” 


ARC received via Netgalley in exchange for an honest review.


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4 Bubble Teas, ARC, Casey McQuiston, LGBTQIA, New Adult, Review, Romance, St. Martin's Griffin

Advance Review: Red, White & Royal Blue by Casey McQuiston

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Red, White & Royal Blue by Casey McQuiston

Published by St. Martin’s Press on May 14th, 2019

Genres: LGBTQIA, New Adult, Romance

Pages: 432

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“But the truth is, also, simply this: love is indomitable.” 


ARC received via Netgalley in exchange for an honest review.


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5 Bubble Teas, Fantasy, Harper Voyager, Historical Fiction, R.F. Kuang, Readathon, Review

The Poppy War by R.F. Kuang

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The Poppy War by R.F. Kuang

Published by Harper Voyager on May 1st, 2018

Genres: Fantasy, Historical Fiction

Pages: 544

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“I have become something wonderful, she thought. I have become something terrible. Was she now a goddess or a monster? Perhaps neither. Perhaps both.”


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TBR

May 2019 TBR

My May 2019 TBR is going to look a little bit different than the rest of my TBRs. May is Asian Heritage Month. And some wonderful people are holding an Asian Readathon, which I’m going to participate in. My first readathon!

If you’re interested in joining the readathon, check out their Twitter for more information. The wonderful people running it have also created a very helpful document if you’re stuck on what books to read for what challenge.

Now onto my May TBR!

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4.5 Bubble Teas, Fantasy, Lisa Maxwell, Review, Simon Pulse, Young Adult

The Last Magician by Lisa Maxwell

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The Last Magician by Lisa Maxwell

Published by Simon Pulse on July 18th, 2017

Genres: Fantasy, Young Adult

Pages: 512

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“They were sitting on opposite sides of the board, playing each other in hopes of gaining the same prize.”


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2.5 Bubble Teas, ARC, Christine Riccio, Contemporary, Review, Wednesday Books

Advance Review: Again, But Better by Christine Riccio

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Again, But Better by Christine Riccio

Published by Wednesday Books on May 7th, 2019

Genre: Contemporary

Pages: 416

“If you could go back and do London all over again, knowing everything you know now, would you do it?”


ARC received via Netgalley in exchange for an honest review.


 

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April 2019 TBR
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April 2019 TBR

Since I have so many books that I want to read and so many books that I own and haven’t read yet, I decided to create a monthly TBR for myself. I have to keep myself accountable because nobody else will!

I don’t always stick to the TBR I’ve set for myself, but I do try to make an effort to read some of the books.

On my TBR for April are:

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3.5 Bubble Teas, Ballantine Books, Fiction, Historical Fiction, Martha Hall Kelly, Review

Lilac Girls by Martha Hall Kelly

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Lilac Girls by Martha Hall Kelly

Published by Ballantine Books on April 5th, 2016

Genres: Historical Fiction, Fiction

Pages: 487

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“But it’s fitting in a way—Father loved the fact that a lilac only blossoms after a harsh winter.” 


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5 Bubble Teas, Carlos Ruiz Zafón, Historical Fiction, Literary Fiction, Penguin Books, Review

The Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafón

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The Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafón

Published by Penguin Books on January 25th, 2005 (first published in 2001)

Genres: Historical Fiction, Literary Fiction

Pages: 487

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“Every book, every volume you see here, has a soul. The soul of the person who wrote it and of those who read it and lived and dreamed with it. Every time a book changes hands, every time someone runs his eyes down its pages, its spirit grows and strengthens.”


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5 Bubble Teas, Doubleday Canada, Historical Fiction, Literary Fiction, Review, Taylor Jenkins Reid

Daisy Jones & The Six by Taylor Jenkins Reid

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Daisy Jones and the Six by Taylor Jenkins Reid

Published by Doubleday Canada on March 5th, 2019

Genres: Historical Fiction, Literary Fiction

Pages: 368

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“I had absolutely no interest in being somebody else’s muse.
I am not a muse.
I am the somebody.
End of fucking story.”


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