Author: Carol E. Anderson Publisher: She Writes Press Publication Date: 17. Oktober 2017 Rating: 3./5. Stars Diversity: LGBT Characters (lesbian) TW: religious homophobia, drug use (marijuana) Summary: Carol Anderson grows up in a fundamentalist Christian home in the ’60s, a time when being gay was in opposition to all social and religious mores and against the… Continue reading You Can’t Buy Love Like that
Author: Tristina Wright Publisher: Entangled Publication Date: 3. October 2017 Rating: 3./5. Stars Diversity: LGBT Characters (gay MC, bisexual MC, pansexual MC, transgender MC, nonbinary SC, asexual (possible panromantic) MC, lesbian SC), PoC (Afro-Latina MC, Cuban MC, Nigerian/Portuguese & Indian mixed MC) disability (hoh MC, deaf SC) TW: colonialism Summary: Rumor Mora fears two things: hellhounds too… Continue reading 27 Hours
Author: Iasmin Omar Ata Publisher: Gallery 13 Publication Date: 3. October 2017 Rating: 4./5. Stars Diversity: PoC (Muslim MC), epilepsy TW: self harm, sucidal ideation, gore Summary: Isaac wants nothing more than to be a functional college student—but managing his epilepsy is an exhausting battle to survive. He attempts to maintain a balancing act between his… Continue reading Mis(h)adra
Author: Jonathan Hennessey, Jack McGowan Publisher: Ten Speed Press Publication Date: 3. October 2017 Rating: 3./5. Stars Summary: A complete, illustrated history of video games–highlighting the machines, games, and people who have made gaming a worldwide, billion dollar industry/artform–told in a graphic novel format. This book provides readers with everything they need to know about… Continue reading The Comic Book Story of Video Games: The Incredible History of the Electronic Gaming Revolution
Editor: Trysh Thompson Publisher: World Weaver Press Publication Date: 3. October 2017 Rating: 1./5. Stars TW: homophobia, rape by deception Summary: No one is perfect—not even a witch. Witches have amazing power at their fingertips to do unbelievable things. That magic can come in really handy sometimes too. They can make someone fall in love, poison… Continue reading SonofaWitch!
Author: Roger Zelazny Publisher: Harper & Row Publication Date: Marc 1976 Rating: 1./5. Stars Summary: Humanity is not alone in the cosmos. The aliens have given a precious relic to the people of Earth: star-stone. The harmony of the galaxy is at stake when they discover the disappearance of their star-stone. Likeable Fred Cassidy is an… Continue reading Doorways in the Sand
Author: Stephen King Publisher: Viking Publication Date: September 1986 Rating: 3./5. Stars Diversity: PoC (black), Religious (Jewish Character) TW: ableist slurs, animal abuse, anti semitism, bullying, child abuse, child sexual abuse, domestic abuse, homophobia and homophobic slurs, misogyny, murder, pedophilia, racism and racist slurs, suicide, violence Summary: To the children, the town was their whole world. To… Continue reading It