2021: #46 – The Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue (Mackenzi Lee)

Monty is a gentleman in name only. He is much more interested in partying and carousing (mostly with other men) than he is with learning how to run an estate, something that has angered his father greatly. So he has issued an ultimatum. Monty will be allowed to go on a “grand tour” of Europe with his sister, Felicity, and his best friend (and unrequited

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2021: #43 – One Last Stop (Casey McQuiston)

Like many people, I really liked Red, White & Royal Blue. But this? This, I LOVED. I’m not going to write a big long summary, but the basics are: August is starting over in New York. August meets Jane on the subway and thinks she’s keen. August realizes Jane is *always* on the subway. August realizes Jane can’t leave the subway. Quest to fix this

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2021: #42 – Only Mostly Devastated (Sophie Gonzales)

“Sometimes in life, terrible things happened. And sometimes really, really amazing things happened. And sometimes, those things all kind of happened at once.” This book was a goddamned delight. Ollie has spent the summer away from his California home, spending time with his sick aunt and helping her out in North Carolina. He expected to be babysitting all summer, but he wasn’t expecting to meet

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