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Eternity in an Hour

Author: Matthew Merendo Publisher: Less Than Three Press Publication Date: 24. May 2017 Rating: 2./5. Stars Diversity: LGBT Characters TW: slavery, sex slavery (mentioned), death, homophobia, homophobic slurs Summary: Isolated in the center of an enormous sea, the island nation of the Coquels is everything Paru is not: beautiful, prosperous, magical—and hidden. When Paru native Tristys… Continue reading Eternity in an Hour

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None of the Above

Author: I.W. Gregorio Publisher: Balzer + Bray Publication Date: 7. April 2015 Rating: 1./5. Stars TW: homophobia, lesbophobia, transphobia, interphobia, forced outing, suicide jokes, rape jokes, trigger warning jokes Diversity: LGBT Characters Summary: What if everything you knew about yourself changed in an instant? When Kristin Lattimer is voted homecoming queen, it seems like another piece… Continue reading None of the Above

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Every Heart a Doorway

Author: Seanan McGuire Publisher: Tor.com Publication Date: 5. April 2016 Diversity: LGBT Characters Rating: 4./5. Stars TW: transphobia, misgendering, murder, gore Summary: Children have always disappeared under the right conditions; slipping through the shadows under a bed or at the back of a wardrobe, tumbling down rabbit holes and into old wells, and emerging somewhere… else. But… Continue reading Every Heart a Doorway

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Welcome Back, Volume 1: Help, I’m Alive

Author: Christopher Sebela Publisher: BOOM! Studios Publication Date: 1. March 2016 Rating: 3./5. Stars Diversity: LGBT rep, PoC TW: murder, violence, gore Summary: Mali and Tessa have lived hundreds of different lives throughout time, caught up in an eternal cycle as they take part in a war so old that neither side remembers what they’re fighting… Continue reading Welcome Back, Volume 1: Help, I’m Alive

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Man Alive: A True Story of Violence, Forgiveness and Becoming a Man

Author: Thomas Page McBee Publisher: City Lights Publishers Publication Date: 9. September 2014 Diversity: LGBT Characters Rating: 4./5. Stars TW: csa, incest, parental abuse, descriptions of transphobic murder Summary: In Man Alive, McBee asks, “What does it really mean to be a man?” by focusing on two of the most impactful men in his life –… Continue reading Man Alive: A True Story of Violence, Forgiveness and Becoming a Man