Love, Simon | adaptation review

Love, Simon | adaptation review

Okie doke. Let's go. Okay. I've been waiting to watch Love, Simon until I could get my hands on Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda. When I noticed the film on HBO, I decided to just go ahead and listen to the audiobook at work, as I wasn't actively searching for the physical copy, anyway. I really enjoyed the audiobook and was excited to watch the film. So last weekend, I . . .

Bloom | book review

Bloom | book review

Ari dreams of leaving his small town and quitting his job at the family bakery. He wants to move to the big city with his friends and bandmates. But in order to do that, he needs to find a replacement for the bakery. So when he meets Hector, a guy who actually went to school for baking and loves it more than anything else, Ari believes Hector is . . .

The Prince and the Dressmaker | book review

The Prince and the Dressmaker | book review

Prince Sebastian is not as concerned as his parent's are with finding him a suitable lady to marry. He's more worried his parents (and all of Paris) will discover his secret: he likes to wear dresses. During a ball thrown by the King and Queen, Sebastian notices a remarkable dress that stands out from all the rest and demands to know who's created . . .

A Line in the Dark | book review

A Line in the Dark | book review

Jess Wong is in love with her best friend Angie, even if she can’t quite admit so to herself, let alone anyone else. But she doesn’t hide it so well, especially when Angie starts dating Margot, who attends the nearby boarding school. Jess immediately dislikes Margot, which causes a serious rift in her friendship with Angie. Jess would do anything for ...

Speak No Evil | book review

Speak No Evil | book review

Speak No Evil follows best friends Niru and Meredith as they navigate the treacherous waters of senior year. But end-of-year exams and track meets are the least of their problems. For Meredith, it's all about getting into Harvard alongside her best friend; for Niru, it's hiding his true self from his parents. Niru is gay, and when his ...

Release | book review

Release | book review

Adam Thorn is about to have one of the worst days of his life. Though he's dating Linus now, today is the day of his ex-boyfriend's going-away party, and he's not exactly sure how he feels about that. Well, first he has to actually get to the party. He's met with a very uncomfortable situation at work, he learns disappointing news about his ...