Chronic Illness Rep, Rants

One For All Spoilerful Disability and Romance Rant

TW: Ableism, surface-level discussion of physical and emotional abuse Something that really stuck with me after reading One for All was the different romances that Tania was involved in. Specifically, the way her relationships and her disability were inseparably linked. The author may not have intended it but I feel like each possible love interest is somewhat representative of the…

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Achillean Representation (mlm), ADHD and Autism Rep, Low Fantasy, Sapphic Representation (wlw), Trans Representation

Hell Followed With Us Review: Embrace Your Monsters

Andrew Joseph White’s debut novel Hell Followed With Us is just as, if not more, beautiful than its amazing cover. The book opens with a dedication, “For all the kids who sharpen their teeth and bite.”, that sets the tone of the rest of the novel and sent literal chills down my spine. Hell Followed follows Benji, a trans boy,…

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A hardcover copy of Ninth House sits next to a mug that shows the long room at trinity college.
Low Fantasy

Ninth House: Actually Dark Academia

I don’t think I realized how much of a bias I went into this book with until the day after I finished and I was legitimately frustrated by how much I liked it. Looking back, I honestly believed that it would be another three-star review that I un-haul at the end and I’m now waiting with bated breath to get…

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