2018 Releases, Best of 2018, Recommendations

The Best of 2018 (So Far)

We're at that point where we're starting to see the "Best of the Year So Far" lists and, well, the ones I have seen so far have lacked my favorites. For this list, I'm going to be talking about all of the incredible books I feel have been overlooked so far this year.

Stories That Built Me

Stories That Built Me: Christina June

There is something about a good book that makes you want to share it with others, so it wasn’t long before I went hunting for other readers like me.  And, with the World Wide Web at my disposal, I took my search online. I stumbled across fan clubs for both V.C. Andrews and Christopher Pike and delighted in discussing my favorite characters and plot points, freaking out at upcoming releases, and even sharing short stories inspired by the books we were devouring.

Stories That Built Me

Stories That Built Me: Mason Deaver

The fusion of Steven Universe and Connie Maheswaran is something special. When these two first fused I didn’t think it would be that big of a deal, but what these two have come to represent is nothing short of amazing. Stevonnie is a sword wielding, magic using warrior with an amazing fashion sense and long beautiful hair. Stevonnie is also non-binary.