The Guncle by Steven Rowley

Gay Uncle Patrick, also known as GUP and Guncle to his young niece and nephew, takes in the children after the tragic death of their mother and their father’s health crisis. Patrick is a former television star living alone in Palm Springs when Maisie and Grant come to...

Look for Me by Lisa Gardner

This is book 9 of 11 in the Detective D.D. Warren series, but you don’t need to read the others to read this as a standalone. D.D. is reunited with Flora Dane, a survivor who now avenges victims of heinous crimes, as they race to save a young girl’s life. The book...

Bitter Orange by Claire Fuller

Frances Jellico is hired in 1969 to research the architecture of Lyntons, a dilapidated English country mansion. While there, she meets the caretakers, Cara and Peter, and strikes up an unlikely friendship with the non-traditional couple. But the more Frances gets to...

The Last Cuentista by Donna Barba Higuera

If you are looking for an action-packed YA read, I would suggest you check out this title. It is a coming of age, end of the world, sci-fi, extravaganza. What I expected to be an escape from our current socio-political climate actually mirrored a lot of the same ideas...