The Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue (Guide #1)

29283884The Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue. Mackenzie Lee. Young adult/Historical fiction/LGBT. 2017. 513 pages. 4 stars.

A small shift in the gravity between us and suddenly all my stars are out of alignment, planets knocked from their orbits, and I’m left stumbling, without map or heading, through the bewildering territory of being in love with your best friend. 

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Foolish Hearts

33275690Foolish Hearts. Emma Mills. Young adult/Contemporary. 2017. 312 pages. 4 stars.

Maybe the best thing’s not always the best thing. Maybe shitty things have to happen to get you to the right place.

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Ready to Fall

29414610Ready to Fall. Marcela Pixley. Young adult/Contemporary. 2017. 368 pages. 3.8 stars.

You are old enough to know that goodbye means something different this time. This time goodbye is forever.

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The Empress (The Diabolic #2)

33652251The Diabolic. SJ Kincaid. Fantasy/Young adult/Sci fi. 2017. 320 pages. 5 stars.

Tyrus is a Domitrian, and the only strength of a Domitrian lies in the command of the Imperial Scepter–and all the machines it will control in his name. Without it? He is no Emperor. He is merely a boy in love with the wrong girl.

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The Language of Thorns: Midnight Tales and Dangerous Magic

34076952The Language of Thorns: Midnight Tales and Dangerous Magic. Leigh Bardugo. Short stories/Young adult/Fantasy. 2017. 224 pages. 4 stars.

Shut the door tight and make sure the latch is fastened. Dark things have a way of slipping in through narrow spaces.

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