Tash Hearts Tolstoy–Asexual I’m already reading this, and I Love it!!! Tash directs a web series based off Anna Karenina. It’s the first book I’ve read that openly describes asexuality, which is part of the reason I took so long to figure out my own asexuality. I don’t even mind that it’s not #ownvoice because I Love This. Although it’s kind of off that Tash doesn’t know when she has a crush/squish. She says she heteroromantic, but she comes off both aro and ace.
Undead Girl Gang- #ownvoice Mexican-American I’ve seen this book pop up over and over and I’ve got to read it soon! Two girls die in a suspected suicide pact and the Wiccan MC brings them back to life to find out what really happened.
When The Moon Was Ours- Trans Um, read the Goodreadscause its kind of detailed. But basically, magic, someone grows out of someone’s skin, someone was born out of water. The cover is really pretty.
Lets’ Talk About Love–Biromantic Asexual Alice works at a library, where she’s starting to fall in love with a coworker. But after a breakup when her girlfriend couldn’t accept her asexuality, she’s not sure how to confess.
Queens Of Geek– f/f bi- three fangirls. One convention.
Juliet Takes A Breath- Puerto Rican lesbian When her outing doesn’t go well with her family, Juliet signs up for a summer interning with one of her favorite authors
Noteworthy– bi Jordan disguises herself as a boy to sing in an elite cappella.
Love In The Time Of Cholera- Columbian An unrequited love attends a funeral.
The Savage Detectives- Latin American After a search for a missing poet goes wrong, the duo travel for twenty years.
Labyrinth Lost- Bi, Latina Alex does not want to be a bruja. She will pay the price for it.
History Is All You Left Me- m/m, Latino I am jonesing for another Adam Silvera after They Both Die At The End. Griffin believes he will see Theo again, but he gets a new boyfriend and dies, sending Griffin into a downward spiral.
Are you participating in either of these challenges? What books do you recommend for them?