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Review: Seven Tears at High Tide – C. B. Lee

The sea holds many secrets … Kevin Luong walks to the ocean’s edge with a broken heart. Remembering a legend his mother told him, he lets seven tears fall into the sea. “I just want one summer—one summer to be happy and in love.” Instead, he finds himself saving a mysterious boy from the Pacific—a…… Continue reading Review: Seven Tears at High Tide – C. B. Lee

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ARC Review: The Girl and the Grove – Eric Smith

Teenager Leila’s life is full of challenges. From bouncing around the foster care system to living with seasonal affective disorder, she’s never had an easy road. Leila keeps herself busy with her passion for environmental advocacy, monitoring the Urban Ecovists message board and joining a local environmental club with her best friend Sarika. And now…… Continue reading ARC Review: The Girl and the Grove – Eric Smith

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Review: Tales from Perach – Shira Glassman

Seven queer fantasy shorts set in the tropical Jewish world of the Mangoverse novels. “Your Name is Love” An energetic royal guard takes her artist wife on a scavenger hunt around the city so she can stop having artist’s block about the lesbian graphic novel she’s supposed to make for the queen. “No Whining” Trans…… Continue reading Review: Tales from Perach – Shira Glassman

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ARC Review: A Jigsaw of Fire and Stars – Yaba Badoe

Fourteen-year-old Sante isn’t sure where she comes from, but she has a recurring dream of escaping a shipwreck in a sea chest as a baby with her lifelong companion, golden eagle Priss. In the chest was an African bamboo flute, a drum and a dagger inlaid with diamonds. Sante was found and raised by Mama…… Continue reading ARC Review: A Jigsaw of Fire and Stars – Yaba Badoe

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ARC Review: Epic Crush of Genie Lo – F.C. Yee

The struggle to get into a top-tier college consumes sixteen-year-old Genie Lo’s every waking thought. But when her sleepy Bay Area town comes under siege from hell-spawn straight out of Chinese folklore, her priorities are suddenly and forcefully rearranged. Her only guide to the demonic chaos breaking out around her is Quentin Sun, a beguiling,…… Continue reading ARC Review: Epic Crush of Genie Lo – F.C. Yee

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ARC Review: Heroine Worship – Sarah Kuhn

Once upon a time, Aveda Jupiter (aka Annie Chang) was demon-infested San Francisco’s most beloved superheroine, a beacon of hope and strength and really awesome outfits. But all that changed the day she agreed to share the spotlight with her best friend and former assistant Evie Tanaka—who’s now a badass, fire-wielding superheroine in her own…… Continue reading ARC Review: Heroine Worship – Sarah Kuhn

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Review: Heroine Complex – Sarah Kuhn

Being a superheroine is hard. Working for one is even harder. Evie Tanaka is the put-upon personal assistant to Aveda Jupiter, her childhood best friend and San Francisco’s most beloved superheroine. She’s great at her job—blending into the background, handling her boss’s epic diva tantrums, and getting demon blood out of leather pants. Unfortunately, she’s…… Continue reading Review: Heroine Complex – Sarah Kuhn

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ARC Review: Willow Born – Shanna Miles

I received an ARC of Willow Born through NetGalley. I requested this ARC because the blurb was awesome and I was quite in love with the cover as well. But seriously, mostly because of the blurb, because it totally won me. Willow is catapulted into the present time, and realises that she comes from a…… Continue reading ARC Review: Willow Born – Shanna Miles