I’m Not Missing ~ Carrie Fountain

Rating: 5/5 I freaking loved this book. I picked it up with the intention of only reading a few pages before returning to the other book I was reading and could not put it down. I fell in love with the characters so fast and wanted nothing more than to keep living in their world. … Continue reading I’m Not Missing ~ Carrie Fountain


Spinning ~ Tillie Walden

Rating: 5/5 This beautiful graphic novel is a simple coming of age memoir. Its simplicity lies in its transitions as the novel follows Walden's teenage career as a figure skater through changing schools and towns to uncovering her sexual identity as a lesbian. She documents her family life and the heartbreaking trauma that comes from … Continue reading Spinning ~ Tillie Walden

Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda ~ Becky Albertalli

Date Completed: 1/31/2016 Rating 9/10 This book does not have a great into, in my opinion. However, the book goes all uphill from there. Simon, a junior in High School, is obviously at a stressful point in his life. He's figuring out where he fits in with his friends and family, making sure he keeps … Continue reading Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda ~ Becky Albertalli