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Share a very specific type of book you’re in the mood to read and then respond to other readers with a book recommendation they would enjoy because it fits their prompt.
I want to read a pirate fantasy with a strong female heroine
I want to read a historical romance that isn’t sent in England
I want to read a closed circle mystery novel written by a person of color
I want to read a YA sci-fi set in space written by a person of color or an LGBTQ+ author
I want to read a royal romance
The Bridge Kindgom by Danielle Jensen
I want a steampunk romance that may not be as well known.
The Lunar Chronicles by Marissa Meyer has more than one royal romance!
A Princess In Theory by Alyssa Cole is a good one!
The selection series is really good!
I want to read a steampunk pirate novel with a female main character… especially if she’s the captain of an airship.
I’m looking for a YA time travel book
Nordic King by Karina Halle!
I have not read the series yet, but I’ve heard that the River of Time series by Lisa Tawn Bergren is good!
I don’t know if it’s necessarily time travel, but Opposite of Always by Justin A. Reynolds has a time-loop situation.
Oh that looks really good! Thank you!
Thank you!! I will look into it.
The American Royals series has some good romances in it!
I want to read a children’s classic! I’ve definitely been in the mood for these lately.
I want to read a space opera with horror elements.
My favorite children’s classics are A Little Princess, Anne of Green Gables, The Secret Garden, and the Wizard of Oz.
Contagion by Erin Bowman!