Review: One Last Stop by Casey McQuiston

Challenge prompt: A book set on a plane, train, or cruise

Blurb:

For cynical twenty-three-year-old August, moving to New York City is supposed to prove her right: that things like magic and cinematic love stories don’t exist, and the only smart way to go through life is alone. She can’t imagine how waiting tables at a 24-hour pancake diner and moving in with too many weird roommates could possibly change that. And there’s certainly no chance of her subway commute being anything more than a daily trudge through boredom and electrical failures.

But then, there’s this gorgeous girl on the train.

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LGBT Book Recommendations

This post is part of Six For Sunday run by Steph from A Little But a Lot.

I admit, my queer reading has been a little lax recently. There are a few books I’ve read recently with characters across the LGBT+ sphere, but I definitely do need to up my game.

These are just some of the books I’ve loved from which feature LGBT+ characters, either as the main character or one of the side characters. If you have read any of these, I would love to hear your thoughts.

I’m also more than open to suggestions, I would love to find more LGBT stories from right across the spectrum. What recommendations do you have for me?

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Review: Loveless by Alive Oseman

This book did not fit any of my challenge prompts.

Blurb:

It was all sinking in. I’d never had a crush on anyone. No boys, no girls, not a single person I had ever met. What did that mean?

Georgia has never been in love, never kissed anyone, never even had a crush – but as a fanfic-obsessed romantic she’s sure she’ll find her person one day.

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Review: You Should See Me in a Crown by Leah Johnson

This book did not fit any of my challenge prompts.

Blurb:

Liz Lighty has always believed she’s too black, too poor, too awkward to shine in her small, rich, prom-obsessed midwestern town. But it’s okay — Liz has a plan that will get her out of Campbell, Indiana, forever: attend the uber-elite Pennington College, play in their world-famous orchestra, and become a doctor.

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