books, LGBT, Reviews

The LGBTQuibble – Lies We Tell Ourselves

Lies We Tell Ourselves by Robin Talley This review will contain spoilers, as usual. I've tried my best to make this as accurate as possible, but if I've said something wrong in any way, please let me know.  I got this out of the library for the second time to re-read and review, because it's… Continue reading The LGBTQuibble – Lies We Tell Ourselves

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My Summer In Books

  The Art Of Being Normal by Lisa Williamson I got this at the Hay Festival - I also got to meet the author! She was lovely, and also signed my book for me. I'd actually already got and read the book, but I forgot them on the day so I brought another one to… Continue reading My Summer In Books

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The LGBTQuibble – Simon VS The Homo Sapiens Agenda

Simon VS The Homo Sapiens Agenda by Becky Albertalli  This review will DEFINITELY contain spoilers. I read this book back in March, at the beginning of my LGBT+ fiction exploration venture. I found it on Amazon, and immediately fell in love with the synopsis. Let me introduce you to the main character - Simon (who'd… Continue reading The LGBTQuibble – Simon VS The Homo Sapiens Agenda

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The Reviewing Reel – All The Bright Places

All The Bright Places by Jennifer Niven This review will contain spoilers! There are also triggers for suicide in this review. All The Bright Places was a book I heard great things about. It was recommended by many of my friends, and also by a popular YouTuber that I occasionally watch (Zoella, for those of… Continue reading The Reviewing Reel – All The Bright Places

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The LGBTQuibble – If I Was Your Girl

If I Was Your Girl by Meredith Russo This review will contain spoilers.  Also, there are mentions of suicide in this review.  If I Was Your Girl follows Amanda, a girl who moves to live with her father in the south of the USA. At first it appears as if this story is just another typical… Continue reading The LGBTQuibble – If I Was Your Girl

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The LGBTQuibble 

I've decided to attempt a challenge, of sorts, that I've set myself. The challenge is to review one LGBT+ book (fiction or non fiction) every week. That's on top of the book reviews I do for websites, and anything else that I might choose to post (such as regular book reviews, tutorials on how to… Continue reading The LGBTQuibble 

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Feminist Fiction

Normally, the word 'Feminism' has strong negative connotations for many, especially in a world of media and instant internet sharing. Why bother to do research on a subject when a Facebook post is only a tap away? It's far easier to read what comes up onto your dashboard than trawl through thousands of conflicting articles… Continue reading Feminist Fiction

Short Stories

5/8/16 – A Song For Someone

The clock read 05:34, the digits sending a dark red glow through the otherwise pitch black room. Jace groaned, turning over and burying his head in his pillow, closing his eyes again and trying to block the light out. Too early. Why was he even awake at this time? Now he'd opened his eyes, his… Continue reading 5/8/16 – A Song For Someone