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Rainbow Rowell


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Rainbow Rowell is an American author of young adult and adult contemporary novels. Her young adult novels Eleanor & Park, Fangirl and Carry On have been subjects of critical acclaim.
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James Sie - May 04, 2021
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In this tender, nuanced coming-of-age love story, two boys—one who is cis and one who is trans—have been guarding their hearts to protect themselves, until their feelings for each other give them a reason to stand up to their fears.Two boys are starting at a new school.Jules is just figuring out what it means to be gay and hasn’t totally decided wh...
Rainbow Rowell
May 04, 2021
Happy bookday to @SieJames and ALL KINDS OF OTHER, a 💛tender💛 love story about two boys who are both the new kid at school. One is cis and one is trans. James is a lovely, lyrical writer. Check out this book!      source
Here the Whole Time
Vitor Martins - Nov 10, 2020 (first published in 2017)
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The charm and humor of To All the Boys I've Loved Before meets Dumplin' in this body-positive YA love story between two boys who must spend 15 days living with each other over school break.What would you do if you had to spend the next 15 days with your lifelong crush?Felipe gets it -- he's fat. Not chubby. Not big-boned. Fat. And he doesn't need a...
Rainbow Rowell
Nov 10, 2020
HERE THE WHOLE TIME by @vitormrtns is one of the sweetest, funniest books I've read in a long time -- with the MOST LOVABLE main character. I just think *everyone* will adore it.      source
Laura Dean Keeps Breaking Up with Me
Mariko Tamaki - May 07, 2019
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A graphic novel that asks us to consider what happens when we ditch the toxic relationships we crave to embrace the healthy ones we need.Laura Dean, the most popular girl in high school, was Frederica Riley's dream girl: charming, confident, and SO cute. There's just one problem: Laura Dean is maybe not the greatest girlfriend.Reeling from her late...
Rainbow Rowell
Jul 27, 2020
@amibo1012 One of my favorite books of last year.      source
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Mariko Tamaki - Feb 23, 2010
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Heartbreakingly funny, moving and vibrantly drawn, Skim is an extraordinary book—a smart and sensitive graphic novel of the highest literary and artistic quality, by and about young women."Skim" is Kimberly Keiko Cameron, a not-slim, would-be Wiccan goth who goes to a private girls' school. When Skim's classmate Katie Matthews is dumped by her boyf...
Rainbow Rowell
Jul 27, 2020
This is the first book I’ve managed to read during quarantine — SKIM by Mariko Tamaki and Jillian Tamaki. I loved it. A heartbreaking and unflinching coming-of-age story. Also just beautiful.      source
Tooth and Claw
Jo Walton - Nov 12, 2019 (first published in 2003)
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Now in a new pocket-sized hardcover edition, the World Fantasy Award-winning tale of contention over love and money--among dragons.Tooth and ClawJo Walton burst onto the fantasy scene with The King's Peace, acclaimed by writers as diverse as Poul Anderson, Robin Hobb, and Ken MacLeod. In 2002, she was voted the John W. Campbell Award for Best New W...
Rainbow Rowell
Mar 29, 2020
@ReadMeAnything1 I'm so happy to hear this. All of her books are great and very different from each other.      source
Volume 1
Alice Oseman - May 05, 2020 (first published in 2016)
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Charlie, a highly-strung, openly gay over-thinker, and Nick, a cheerful, soft-hearted rugby player, meet at a British all-boys grammar school. Friendship blooms quickly, but could there be something more...?Charlie Spring is in Year 10 at Truham Grammar School for Boys. The past year hasn't been too great, but at least he's not being bullied anymor...
Rainbow Rowell
Sep 29, 2019
This is an extremely good book.      source
Record of a Spaceborn Few
Becky Chambers - Jul 24, 2018
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Return to the sprawling universe of the Galactic Commons, as humans, artificial intelligence, aliens, and some beings yet undiscovered explore what it means to be a community in this exciting third adventure in the acclaimed and multi-award-nominated science fiction Wayfarers series, brimming with heartwarming characters and dazzling space adventur...
Rainbow Rowell
Feb 16, 2019
This book is profoundly moving, and I recommend the Wayfarer series with my whole heart.      source