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April ‘17 TBR List

Get the scoop on what we're reading this month!

April ‘17 TBR List

You may have noticed that I always use these TBR posts as an excuse to make terrible seasonal puns, and TODAY IS NO EXCEPTION.

April is absolutely showering* us with good reads, so take a tour of our stacks below and then hit us up with your own TBR list in the comments!

*Yes, I'm very proud of myself.

Mandy W.

The Upside of Unrequited by Becky Albertalli
Turn-ons: Becky Albertalli, unrequited love

Get It Together, Delilah! by Erin Gough
Turn-ons: Family café, Aussie YA


Alex, Approximately by Jenn Bennett
Turn-ons: YA You've Got Mail retelling, hot surfer dude, Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk, old movie references, serious vintage clothing envy

Mandy C.

Beneath the Shine by Sarah Fine
Turn-ons: Sarah Fine, future politics, "the enigmatic Percy, with his flamboyant fashion sense, sharp wit, and tragic past"

Geekerella by Ashley Poston
Turn-ons: Geek girls, celebrity crushes, celebration of fandom

Defy the Stars (Defy the Stars #1) by Claudia Gray
Turn-ons: CLAUDIA GRAY, teen soldiers, girl meets boy AI

Definitions of Indefinable Things by Whitney Taylor
Turn-ons: "A Twizzler-chomping, indie film-making narcissist named Snake," self-discovery, healing

Perfect (Flawed #2) by Cynthia Ahern
Turn-ons: Dystopia, figuring out what it means to be human

The Breaking Light (Split City #1) by Heather Hansen
Turn-ons: Romeo and Juliet relationship, future society on another planet, rebel gangs


180 Seconds by Jessica Park
Turn-ons: College kids, social experiments, suh-WOON


Letters to the Lost by Brigid Kemmerer
Turn-ons: Bearing your soul in letters to a stranger, moving on from grief, mysterious loner dude

Things I Should Have Known by Claire LaZebnik
Turn-ons: Enemistry, caring for your siblings, positive portrayal of autism

Beauty and the Beast: Lost in a Book by Jennifer Donnelly
Turn-ons: Book that transports you places, the Beast's library, more Belle and friends

The Realm of the Gods (The Immortals #4) by Tamora Pierce
Turn-ons: Learning more about the Gods' realm, the resolution of the Carthaki animosity, more Daine and Numair


Duels & Deception by Cindy Anstey
Turn-ons: Regency, arranged marriage plans gone awry, witty dialogue

Half Lost (Half Bad #3) by Sally Green
Turn-offs: TEABS (#worthit)


Beneath by Roland Smith
Turn-ons: Secret societies, covergasm

Fish in a Tree by Linda Millaly Hunt
Turn-ons: awesome teacher, middle grade excellence

Posh Deluxe's photo About the Author: Sarah lives in Austin, TX, where she programs films at the Alamo Drafthouse. Sarah enjoys fancy cocktails, dance parties and anything that sparkles (except vampires).