LGBTQIA+, Sci-Fi, Young Adult

Not Your Sidekick by C.B. Lee | Review | Booksmagick

In a distant future after a disastrous solar flare a big percentage of humans have developed a gene which gives them superpowers. Jess' parents are well-known heroes in her small town, always keeping the villains in check and Jess wants nothing more than to help do good. Unfortunately, she doesn't present with any powers. Instead Jess starts working as an intern at Monroe Industries which she then finds out is run by the local villains.

LGBTQIA+, Young Adult

What If It’s Us by Silvera & Albertalli | Review | Booksmagick

Arthur is in New York for the summer, interning at his mother's law firm. The big city is an adventure for Arthur and he expects to be caught up in a Broadway musical any minute. When he meets Ben in a post office he can't stop thinking about him and does everything in his power to find him again. It's like his musical might happen after all.

LGBTQIA+, Young Adult

I Wish You All The Best by Mason Deaver | Review | Booksmagick

When Ben comes out to their parents as non-binary they throw them out of the house in the middle of the night. Ben moves on to live with their older sister, whom they haven't seen in almost a decade. Struggling with anxiety caused by their parents' betrayal and trying to fit in at a new school Ben does their best to navigate the last half of senior year. Not so easy when Nathan Allan - charming, warm and funny - doesn't give up on befriending them.

LGBTQIA+, Young Adult

Red, White & Royal Blue by Casey McQuiston | Review | Booksmagick

What's it about? Alex Clairemont-Diaz, First Son of the US under its first female president, has always disliked Prince Henry across the pond and their rivalry has even made it into the papers. Both nations are quick to force the two to fake a friendship to remedy the tabloid disaster. Neither Alex nor Henry are… Continue reading Red, White & Royal Blue by Casey McQuiston | Review | Booksmagick