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Book Review: Cute Mutants Vol. 1

This book feels like home.  Cute Mutants is a very queer, very cute exploration of a world with mutants. Rating: 5 Stars Content warnings: misgendering, sexual assault, homophobia, transphobia, non-explicit rape threats, violence, gore, mutilation, self harm (as a way to use superpowers). I loved the idea that this group of teens all developed their… Continue reading Book Review: Cute Mutants Vol. 1

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Book Review: Cute Mutants vol 4

Following on immediately after the close of the third volume, Cute Mutants vol 4 starts with the team feeling a little worse for wear, and, along with my emotions, are set up for a whole new adventure.  First off, there is a slight info dump with regards to the group of mutants that have come… Continue reading Book Review: Cute Mutants vol 4

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Book Review – Who I Was With Her

Corinne is a 17 year old High School student, who is on their school's running team, albeit slightly reluctantly. She meets Maggie, a rival school's team star, and is intrigued by her from the start. As they get closer, the girls become romantically involved and then their relationship comes to a screeching halt when Maggie… Continue reading Book Review – Who I Was With Her

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Book Review – The Split by Laura Kay

I would like to thank NetGalley and Quercus Books for sending me a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. You can add it to your Goodreads here! Buy it here: The Split by Laura Kay (Pre-Order) – The Bookish Type Wounded and betrayed, after being dumped by her girlfriend, Ally makes… Continue reading Book Review – The Split by Laura Kay

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Of Wicked Blood

Title: Of Wicked BloodAuthor: Olivia Wildenstein and Katie HayozPublisher: Twig PublishingGenre: FantasyRepresentation: LackingTrigger Warnings: Mentions of suicide, sexual abuse, physical abuse and deathFinal Rating:  3/5 I really enjoyed the first few chapters, there are beautiful descriptions of the eerie town of Brume, and the atmosphere is built so perfectly that you can really see yourself there.  The characters, both main and side,… Continue reading Of Wicked Blood

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Gudetama: Mindfulness for the Lazy – Wook-Jin Clark

I would like to thank NetGalley and Oni Press for allowing me a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. You can add it to your Goodreads here! Mindfulness takes a lot of mental energy to wrap your brain around. Gudetama is here to help you become a better person...sort of. Empathizing… Continue reading Gudetama: Mindfulness for the Lazy – Wook-Jin Clark