Simon vs the Homo Sapiens Agenda by Becky Albertalli

Simon Spier is gay, however, he hasn’t come out yet – except to anonymous fellow student (code name Blue) he’s been emailing back and forth with. Simon inadvertently left his email logged in on a school computer and now Martin knows his secret. Simon now has to hook Martin up with his friend Abby or […]

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“How to Stop Time by Matt Haig”

Tom Hazard is not a time traveler. Born in 1581, Tom is blessed (or cursed) with a disease that makes him age one year for every thirteen or fourteen human years. This leaves Tom looking like a forty-one year old man even though he is closer to the age of some trees you can see […]

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“Death Below Stairs” by Jennifer Ashley

This historical mystery has all the right ingredients for a fun read! Highly sought after cook Kat Holloway accepts a position in Lord Rankin’s house and is immediately immersed in the many eccentricities of the household. As a confident and self-reliant woman of Victorian London, Kat has no doubts she can handle whatever drama this […]

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“The Bedlam Stacks” by Natasha Pulley

In 1859, ex-East India Company smuggler Merrick Tremayne is trapped at home in Cornwall after sustaining an injury that almost cost him his leg. On the sprawling, crumbling grounds of the old house, something is wrong; a statue moves, his grandfather’s pines explode, and his brother accuses him of madness. When the India Office recruits […]

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“A Queen From the North by Erin McRae”

Do you ever wonder what would have become of the UK if the Wars of the Roses never ended? That is what author Erin McRae wonders as she unravels a story of the 21st century United Kingdom, except it isn’t exactly united. The rivalry between the North (York) and South (Lancaster) has been a threat […]

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