TTT: Most Anticipated Releases for the Second Half of 2019

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June 18: Most Anticipated Releases of the Second Half of 2019

There are so many amazing sounding books still to come out this year which I just can’t wait to read. These are just a few that jumped out at me. How am I going to fit them all in?!

Which book are you most looking forward to coming out from now until the end of the year?

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50+ LGBT+ Retellings

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If you’ve followed this blog for any length of time, you’ll know that retellings are one of my absolute favourite things to read. Since it’s LGBT+ Pride Month, I thought I’d put together a list of queer retellings to share with you all. Hopefully you’ll find something for your TBR or any future readathon prompts.

I’ve been as thourogh as I could be, but if there’s any I’ve missed or anything you don’t think belongs here, please let me know down in the comments.

Note: I’ve read a lot of these, but not all, so I can’t make promises about the representation. If you want details on any, let me know and I’ll do my best to help you out. 

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Galavant! Book Tag

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Susy at Susy’s Cozy World posted this tag as part of the Wyrd and Wonder event and when I saw it I just had to have a go. I was such a sucker for this show. It’s got everything I love in it: unlikeable but strong female characters, medieval-esque fantasy that includes diversity, musical numbers and lots of humour, snark and campiness.

I’m gutted this never really took off and I desperately wish it had gotten a third season. But, since that never happened, I’ll enjoy this tag instead.

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Friday Spotlight: Cherry Pie or Die

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Cherry Pie or Die by CeeCee James

 

Cherry Pie or Die (Baker Street Mysteries #1)Book Beginnings is hosted by Rose City Reader. We share the first sentence and whatever thoughts of impressions it provokes. For the Friday 56, hosted by Freda’s Voice, we share a few lines from either page 56 or 56%.

 

Opening Line:

The day was unseasonably warm for autumn, in just the type of way that made me regret wearing my cranberry-colored merino wool sweater.

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