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

LGBTQIA+, Sci-Fi, Young Adult

The Disasters by M. K. England | Review | Booksmagick

Nax, Rion, Zee and Case didn't freshly washed out of the Academy and are waiting for their shuttle back to Earth when the station is attacked. The teens barely make it out alive but everyone else on Ellis Station is killed. Well, except for the traitors who are now trying everything in their power to silence the witnesses. The wash-outs are the only ones who can stop a sinister masterplan.

Sci-Fi, Young Adult

Lifel1k3 by Jay Kristoff | Review | Booksmagick

Evie lives in a world that has seen too many wars and left the planet’s surface scorched and partly irradiated. Her life as a mecha-fighter is simple: earn enough money for her grandad’s meds, dodge the various gangs of The Scrap and stay out of trouble. But trouble they find when Eve and Lemon discover a Lifel1k3 ...