Tag Archives: LGBT

The Inexplicable Logic of My Life by Benjamin Alire Sáenz (2017)

Rating: 4.7 Stars Short Summary: Senior year of high school forces Sal to examine the many aspects of his life that he does not understand against a backdrop of many of life’s hardships. I’ve been so excited for this book … Continue reading

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Our Own Private Universe by Robin Talley

Rating 2.8 Stars. Short Summary: Aki heads to Mexico on a church trip where she meets a girl and questions her own sexuality. I’ve read a few of Talley’s book in the past, and Lies We Tell Ourselves blew my … Continue reading

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Lily and Dunkin by Donna Gephart (2016)

Rating: 4.5 Stars Lily and Dunkin meet on the eve of their grade 8 year, each with their own challenges to face with the year ahead. Lily – is trying to get the courage to show the world that she … Continue reading

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Girl Mans Up by M-E Girard (2016)

Rating: 3.4 stars Pen battles with friendships falling apart, new love, old-world parents, all while trying to figure out who she is through how she looks. I was pretty excited about this one considering all the buzz that I’d heard. … 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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True Letters from a Fictional Life by Kenneth Logan (2016)

Rating: 4 Stars. James Liddell is a character we meet who seems to have it all: jock status, girlfriend, grades, good family. The letters he writes to the people in his world tell a completely different story. They almost take … Continue reading

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Giant Days by John Alison (2016)

Rating: 4.5 Stars Susan, Esther and Daisy just started university and quickly became friends. This comic series tells the story of their trials and tribulations of being away from home, seeing old lovers, and believing in who you are. I … Continue reading

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