Tag Archives: inclusion

Lost and Found by Katrina Leno (2016)

Rating: 4 Stars. Louis and Frances are internet friends who meet on a support group website. Louis is struggling with feeling at fault for an accident that lost his sister her legs. Frances is coming to terms with the fact … Continue reading

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The Inside of Out by Jenn Marie Thorne (2016)

Rating: 4 Stars. Daisy wants to be the ultimate supportive best friend to Hannah when she comes out as a lesbian right before junior year. Daisy quickly takes up the LGBTQIA cause and pleads to the school council to get … Continue reading

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Run by Kody Keplinger (2016)

Rating: 3.5 stars. In a small town, big reputations matter, and Bo Dickson has a wild one. Her father has taken off, and her mother is rarely sober. Her whole family is seen as a poison to the community. Agnes’ … Continue reading

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Outrun the Moon by Stacey Lee (2016)

Rating: 4 stars. The story is set at the turn of the century in San Francisco, the catastrophic earthquake looming in our minds. Mercy Wong, American by birth, but of Chinese descent, and at this time, that is all that … Continue reading

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South of Sunshine by Dana Elmendorf (2016)

Rating: 3.5 Stars. Kaycee lives in Sunshine Tennessee, a Baptist anti-gay strong hold. She tries to pass off as a typical straight girl, cycling through quick relationships but never feeling much other than revulsion until Bren comes to town. Bren … Continue reading

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Drag Teen by Jeffery Self (2016)

Rating: 3.5 “This isn’t one of those stories about a heartwarming journey toward accepting my cursed homosexual identity. No. First of all, being gay is far from a curse. Its more like an extra order of fries at Wendy’s because … Continue reading

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Tell Me Three Things by Julie Buxbaum (2016)

Rating: 4 Stars. Jessie is just starting her junior year in a brand new school in a brand new city. Her father recently remarried a Hollywood hotshot, so with the move comes a new family, and a gigantic mansion, and … Continue reading

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