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6.3 with the fire on high cover Contemporary LGBQT Reviews Romance YA

With the Fire on High by Elizabeth Acevedo

October 18, 2019

Emoni is trying to finish high school, raise her baby girl, make money, plan a future and deal with her ex all at once. It’s a lot – especially when all she can focus on is cooking and creating new recipes. When Emoni gets the opportunity to go abroad and learn more about her culinary passion, she has to decide whether her time has come or if she has to put everyone else first again.

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10 salt to the sea book cover Historical Mental health Reviews Romance YA

Salt to the Sea by Ruta Sepetys

September 20, 2019

The year is 1945 and a group of miserable souls are heading the same way – far away from war. One by one, their secrets and backgrounds are revealed but they can’t afford to become attached. When Hitler gives permission to evacuate, it seems like all of Germany is running towards the same harbour. The group must stick together and trust each-other, if they are ever going to reach a land of peace.

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Skyward by Brandon Sanderson

June 7, 2019

Spensa’s dream of being a pilot is coming true – despite being the daughter of a pilot who was branded a coward for deserting battle. Her father’s reputation has stained her whole life but Spensa refuses to accept what she believes is a cover up. Next to flight lessons, rat hunting and repairing an unknown space ship with a terrible AI, Spensa begins to dig deeper into her father’s past. She doesn’t just find what she’s looking for but also secrets about herself and her ancestors that could change everything for Spensa and her planet.

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The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo by Taylor Jenkins Reid

May 3, 2019

One of the most popular books of 2018 and now I understand why. This is one hell of an oldschool Hollywood-esque ride with lots of ups and downs. It’s so vividly described and narrated that throughout the story, I was picking out which actors should be included in the movie adaption. Please let there be a movie adaption soon! Check out my review to understand why I fell for these wicked characters so very hard.

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