Books

I Will Go Down With This Ship: Kaz and Inej Edition

We love shipping here at Fangirlish. Every Friday, we take the time to celebrate one ship in particular that has captured our hearts. We’ve talked about popular ships, obscure ships, and controversial ships. We’ve talked about ships from books, from…

Paradise Cove – A Novel That Shows You Hope After Loss

Paradise Cove by Jenny Holiday tells the story of Dr. Nora Walsh and Jake Ramsey. Nora just moved to town and Jake is a local resident. It is truly a story of life after loss and leaves you with a feeling of hope.

Halloween Countdown: Best Books to Read on Halloween Day

There are very few days until Halloween! And in our Fangirlish countdown to that day, we have several special posts for you. It’s now the time to talk the best books to read on Halloween day.  So sit down with a hot chocolate…

Queerly Not Straight: 9 LGBTQ+ Books You Should Read This November

In an effort to build a space for queer people like myself, every Tuesday I’ll be posting interviews, opinion pieces, listicals, reviews, and more focused on the LGBT community (and occasionally about the Latinx/WOC community since I am Latinx.) Welcome…

Capturing the Cowboy: The Happily Ever After You NEED

Some writers have a special gift to make you feel seen. They write characters you can identify with and even wish to be. Julianna Foxe is one of those writers. Her latest novel Capturing the Cowboy her second Copper Valley Ranch series tells the story of Cassie and Jake – it’s a delight!

Too Young to Vote? Use Your Voice, Says Kenneth C. Davis, author of Strongman

If there’s ever been a time for a book called Strongman: The Rise of Five Dictators and the Fall of Democracy then it’s certainly this one.

Good Books to Read on a Cold, Rainy Day

Cold, rainy days are the best to curl up with a book. Here’s a list of the best books to do that with!

Cover Reveal & Giveaway: Jenna Guillaume’s ‘You Were Made for Me’

The cover sets the mood. And in the case of Jenna Guillaume’s new book, You Were Made For Me, the cover just basically makes us want more. It also makes us ask a lot of questions, like where do I…

Why The Naughty Books Documentary Is The Most Important Documentary For Aspiring Romance Authors To Watch.

If you are an aspiring Romance Author, the Naughty Books documentary is one of the most important things to watch. The documentary, directed by Austen Rachlis, explores the world of Romance writing through the eyes of self-published authors Kelli Maine,…

Summer of Sarah MacLean: Daring and the Duke

Daring and the Duke is the last book of The Bareknuckle Bastards series by Sarah MacLean. This book tells the love story of Ewan and Grace. Ewan, the Duke of Marwick was the villain of the first two books. Grace Condry is the beloved sister and only female member of the Bareknuckle Bastards.

Book Review: ‘The Rural Diaries’ by Hilarie Burton Morgan

I don’t think I’ve ever fallen in love with a book as fast as I fell in love with The Rural Diaries. It’s truly a story of transformation and self-discovery. It’s uplifting, honest, and inspiring. Hilarie’s words and story will…

Queerly Not Straight: 10 LGBTQ+ Books You Should Read This October

In an effort to build a space for queer people like myself, every Tuesday I’ll be posting interviews, opinion pieces, listicals, reviews, and more focused on the LGBT community (and occasionally about the Latinx/WOC community since I am Latinx.) Welcome…

‘Naughty Books’ Documentary Is Coming To A Screen Near You

Hello my fellow naughty book lovers, have I got some exciting news for you! The Naughty Books documentary is coming to a screen near you. Back in March, I did a piece on this documentary which explores the world of…

Caroline Kepnes Releasing Third Book In ‘You’ Series

Joe Goldberg is heading back to our bookshelves. New York Times bestselling Author Caroline Kepnes has just announced that she’s releasing a third book in her infamous You series. For those of you who are unfamiliar, the series is about…

Summer of Sarah MacLean: Brazen and the Beast

In Brazen and the Beast by Sarah MacLean the heroine, the amazing Lady Henrietta Sedley has declared it her year and you can’t help but be excited about it and her from the start of this glorious novel!! And then she meets Whit and it just gets BETTER.

What Celebrities Like JK Rowling Get Wrong About “Cancel Culture”

“Cancel culture” is the latest internet term to creep into mainstream discourse and become so overused that it loses all meaning. Thanks to JK Rowling and 149 other celebrities, everyone has something to say about this supposedly new phenomenon. Is…

Cover Reveal: Picture It, by Jana McKewen

I’ve known Jana McKewen for a few years. I knew of Jana McKewen even before that. How, you ask? Well, as most people involved in a fandom – any fandom – I have read fanfiction. Have you ever – on…

Read An Excerpt From ‘THE SECRET FRENCH RECIPES OF SOPHIE VALROUX’

Give me a book and give me a good excerpt to get me anxious to read it and I am happy. Very happy.

Author Beth Reekles Announces Third Book In ‘Kissing Booth’ Series

A third book in The Kissing Booth series is hitting shelves in 2021.

Book Review: The Lost Book of the White by Cassandra Clare and Wesley Chu

Has any book fandom been better fed in the last few years than the Shadowhunter Chronicles fandom? Cassandra Clare just keeps churning out new Shadowhunter books year after year, and these books are only getting better. Co-written by Cassandra Clare…

I Will Go Down With This Ship: Malec Edition

Cassandra Clare’s Shadowhunter Chronicles books are full of some of my favourite characters and relationships of all time. I could write a whole series about the ships in those books, from Clace, Sizzy and Malec from The Mortal Instruments, to…