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Interview: Tehlor Kay Mejia, author of When We Set the Dark On Fire

Pride Month Blogathon: Day 2 - Introduction to Pride Month Blogathon Introductions are always a bit awkward but alas, they're kind of necessary. Lets just start with the basics shall we? My full name is Camila Rodriguez Laureano and I'm a 20 year old bookworm living in the tiny island in the Caribbean known as [...]

By | June 8th, 2017|Author Interview, New Releases|Comments Off on Interview: Tehlor Kay Mejia, author of When We Set the Dark On Fire

GayYA Recommends Interview + Giveaway: Georgia Peaches and Other Forbidden Fruit by Jaye Robin Brown

Our newest GayYA Recommends title is Georgia Peaches and Other Forbidden Fruit by Jaye Robin Brown. (That means it's our next #GayYABookClub read, too!) Georgia Peaches hits shelves tomorrow (8/30) but we still have an ARC & some awesome swag! So we're doing a flash giveaway. How to enter: Share one reason you're excited about Georgia [...]

By | August 29th, 2016|Archive, Author Interview, Book Club, New Releases|Comments Off on GayYA Recommends Interview + Giveaway: Georgia Peaches and Other Forbidden Fruit by Jaye Robin Brown

Review: A Harvest of Ripe Figs by Shira Glassman

by Jennifer Polish Cover page for A Harvest of Ripe Figs, by Shira Glassman. A red parchment-esque background behind a violin, its bow, and several purple figs, one of which is sliced in half, its lush red insides facing the front. Esther of the Singing Hands is Perach’s Sweetheart, a young and beautiful [...]

By | August 16th, 2016|Book Review|Comments Off on Review: A Harvest of Ripe Figs by Shira Glassman

Excerpt Tour: Simon VS the Homo Sapiens Agenda.

Here at GAY YA we are extremely excited about the upcoming SIMON VS. THE HOMO SAPIENS AGENDA by Becky Albertalli, and today we have the pleasure of featuring an excerpt from the book! Get excited because SIMON it's an amazing debut, and you do not want to miss it. No seriously, all that praise it has been getting [...]

By | March 26th, 2015|Archive, New Releases|3 Comments

Review of I’LL GIVE YOU THE SUN

I'LL GIVE YOU THE SUN by Jandy Nelson I’LL GIVE YOU THE SUN is a complex story about FAMILY, secrets, GRIEF, love, growing up, FINDING AND BECOMING YOURSELF, self-esteem, and art. It’s perfectly described in one of the epigraphs with the following e. e. cummings quote, “It takes courage to grow up and become who [...]

By | February 13th, 2015|Archive, Book Review|Comments Off on Review of I’LL GIVE YOU THE SUN

Women In Love

Make sure to check out the Twinja Book Reviews Diversity Month, where they feature interviews and guest posts from all sorts of great bloggers and authors-- it's happening now! I’m catching up on Orange Is the New Black as we speak. As a long-time Netflix basher, I finally caved in and became a subscriber. Even though [...]

By | December 24th, 2014|Archive, Guest Blogs|Comments Off on Women In Love

Review: My Date from Hell (The Blooming Goddess Trilogy) by Tellulah Darling

by Simren Handa In My Date From Hell, book two in the Blooming Goddess Trilogy, Tellulah Darling has crafted a perfectly imaginative and witty novel filled with quirky, interesting characters which appeal wonderfully to the YA market. I laughed numerous times at some of the lively one liners and, overall, thoroughly enjoyed reading about Sophie, [...]

By | October 22nd, 2014|Archive, Book Review|Comments Off on Review: My Date from Hell (The Blooming Goddess Trilogy) by Tellulah Darling

On Seasickness and Honest Sexuality in Witch Eyes

GayYA is thrilled to welcome one of our new regular contributors Nathaniel Harrington!  I'm going to do my best to keep this spoiler-free, which means avoiding talking about the main plot. Briefly, it's really good. The action is engaging, the villains are excellent, and the resolution is satisfying and still has real, long-term consequences for [...]

By | October 20th, 2014|Archive, Book Review|Comments Off on On Seasickness and Honest Sexuality in Witch Eyes

Really Ravishing Review (Boy Meets Boy)

Shannon blogs online at Literati's Literary Library, and can be found on Twitter under @literati_rain66 Review of Boy Meets Boy, by David Levithan.  Quickie: Absolutely adorable. It will melt your heart. Full: Noah's a new boy in town. His parents travel all the time and move the family continuously to be closer to their work. This time [...]

By | April 9th, 2011|Archive, Book Review|Comments Off on Really Ravishing Review (Boy Meets Boy)