Join Binge on Books and friends as we…Countdown to 2018!
From December 19 through December 31, Binge on Books will be hosting a series of posts each day counting down to the new year. Joined by authors, publishers, and fellow bloggers, this series will focus on takeaways from 2017 and what we can look forward to in 2018. Think the biggest, longest, most book-filled reflection of the past year and the hopes and dreams for the new one all wrapped into one: that’s Binge on Books’ Countdown to a New Year. Come see what your favorite members of the book world have to say about the past year and what’s up next for them in the year to come!
When: December 19 – December 31
Where: Binge on Books
Featuring posts by: Amy Jo Cousins ・ Megan Erickson ・ Erin Finnegan ・ Santino Hassell ・ J.R. Gray ・
Fun extras: Multiple giveaways of paperback and ARC prize packs, fun author swag, and a grand prize of a Kindle Fire! Open Internationally.
We can’t wait to see what 2018 has in store for YOU!
Alex’s top reads of the year
So, in honor of THUG, et al, and dedicated to those who want to want all books to be white, straight, ableist, classist, and otherwise normative, my Best of 2017 list comprises a selection of antidotes. Read More
Blue on Black by Carole Cummings
Published by: DSP Publication
Format: eBook, paperback
Genre: science fiction (maybe? closer to fantasy?), steampunk (maybe?)
Reviewed by: Sara Beth as part of her column, Binge Worthy Books
What to Expect: This book basically defies whatever genre you might want to file it under, so whatever you’re expecting, probably best to let that go, and settle into a fantastic read filled with mystery, cleverly rendered tech, and just a titch of romance. Read More
Abroad: Book One by Liz Jacobs
Published by: Brain Mill Press
Genre: New adult
Reviewed by: Edwin
What to Expect: Incredibly well-observed new adult tale of a young Russian-Jewish American in London on exchange. Don’t let the simple premise deceive you: this has an emotional depth that is rare to see, particularly in a first novel. Read More
Haven by Rebekah Weatherspoon (Beards and Bondage 1)
Published by: Self-Published
Format: mobi ARC
Genre: Contemporary Romance
Order at: Amazon
Reviewed by: Erin
What to Expect:
This book represents everything I love about romance as a genre. It explores something profoundly true about the human condition, all while the characters bone down in increasingly hot and creative ways. What else could anyone want?
Want a book that will blow you away with its rich characterization and fun, quirky cast of characters? A coming of age story that is honest and cringe-worthy, uber sexy and delightfully naive, and all gorgeously told by a fresh new voice in queer fiction?
I HAVE THE BOOK FOR YOU!
Debut author, Liz Jacobs, is set to take the book world by storm. Her first book is a lushly told coming of age story featuring a queer Jewish immigrant who moves to the UK to spend a semester abroad. What happens there changes him forever. So sit back…relax…and get ready to one click… Read More