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Reviewing Bad LGBT Books: A Conflict

I seek out queer lit. And I feel like it’s becoming a more common thing. Hearing teens in bookshops get over excited by the LGBT section in a bookshop warms my heart. I barely understood myself, let alone what LGBT meant, when I was that age. The world is a better place with queer lit in it. Whenever I read a book, I’m either reading it because I know it has a queer romance or characters, or because I’m hoping it does. Granted, a book without queer themes does not make a  ...

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King of Scars by Leigh Bardugo

The bitch is back. (The bitch being Nikolai Lantsov and my love for him). I feel like I’ve been waiting for a thousand years for Nikolai’s story. Did I think I would ever get it? Absolutely not! So you can imagine my face when the news was finally announced: we are returning to the  ...

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The Wicked King by Holly Black

You just wouldn’t want to live in Faerie, would you? That’s my problem with this series. I have this conflict within me where I like reading about non-perfect, sinister environments where not everything is as it seems. But at the same time, it frustrates me that Jude doesn’t  ...

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