I Kissed Shara Wheeler by Casey McQuiston

★★★★★ “I have done some of the best work of my life because of you. And I know you have done some of the best work of your life because of me. I don’t know a better way to explain what love means to two people like us.”

Heartstopper by Alice Oseman

★★★★★ “You can’t tell whether people are gay by what they look like. And gay or straight aren’t the only options.”

These Witches Don’t Burn by Isabel Sterling

“Someone tried to kill me, and all I got was this stupid concussion. But the real injuries won’t show up on their scans. I think they know that.”

Legendborn by Tracy Deonn

★★★★★ “Don’t make your life about the loss. Make it about the love.”

The Infinite Noise by Lauren Shippen

★★★★☆ “Quiet. Blue-green. Not sharp like red and orange, but deep. Endless. It fills me up, empties me out. Clears out the sludge, the pins and needles, but makes me tense. Restless. I open my eyes. Find his. Adam.”

Every Heart A Doorway by Seanan McGuire

★★★★☆ “You’re nobody’s rainbow. You’re nobody’s princess. You’re nobody’s doorway but your own, and the only one who gets to tell you how your story ends is you.”