Score: 4.5
From 41 Ratings

Tell Me Again How a Crush Should Feel


  • Author: Sara Farizan
  • Release Date : 2014-10-07
  • Genre: Romance
  • File Size: 2862842 Bytes


NOW IN PAPERBACK! “Farizan exceeds the high expectations she set with her debut, If You Could Be Mine, in this fresh, humorous, and poignant exploration of friendship and love, a welcome addition to the coming-out/coming-of-age genre.” —Publishers Weekly, starred review Leila has made it most of the way through Armstead Academy without having a crush on anyone, which is a relief. As an Iranian-American, she’s different enough; if word got out that Leila liked girls, life would be twice as hard. But when beautiful new girl Saskia shows up, Leila starts to take risks she never thought she would. As she carefully confides in trusted friends about Saskia’s confusing signals, Leila begins to figure out that all her classmates are more complicate...

Tell Me Again How a Crush Should Feel
Score: 4.5
From 2 Ratings

Tell Me Again How a Crush Should Feel


  • Author : Sara Farizan
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release Date : 2014-10-07
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781443439886


Tell Me Again How a Crush Should Feel Book Description :

With the heart of Judy Blume and wit of Alison Bechdel, Sara Farizan brings the authenticity and humour that distinguished her debut novel, If You Could Be Mine, to her second work of fiction for teens Leila has made it most of the way through high school without having a crush on anyone, which comes as something of a relief. Her Persian heritage makes her different enough; if word got out that Leila liked girls, life would be twice as hard. And what would her parents think? It’s bad enough she’s not even going to become a doctor. But when a sophisticated, beautiful new girl, Saskia, shows up, Leila starts to take risks she never dreamed of, especially when it looks as if the attraction between them is mutual. Struggling to sort out her growing f...

Tell Me Again How a Crush Should Feel
Score: 4.5
From 2 Ratings

Tell Me Again How a Crush Should Feel


  • Author : Sara Farizan
  • Publisher : Algonquin Books
  • Release Date : 2014-10-07
  • Genre: Young Adult Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781616204358


Tell Me Again How a Crush Should Feel Book Description :

NOW IN PAPERBACK! “Farizan exceeds the high expectations she set with her debut, If You Could Be Mine, in this fresh, humorous, and poignant exploration of friendship and love, a welcome addition to the coming-out/coming-of-age genre.” —Publishers Weekly, starred review Leila has made it most of the way through Armstead Academy without having a crush on anyone, which is a relief. As an Iranian-American, she’s different enough; if word got out that Leila liked girls, life would be twice as hard. But when beautiful new girl Saskia shows up, Leila starts to take risks she never thought she would. As she carefully confides in trusted friends about Saskia’s confusing signals, Leila begins to figure out that all her classmates are more complicate...

Tell Me Again How a Crush Should Feel

Tell Me Again How a Crush Should Feel


  • Author : Sara Farizan
  • Publisher : Algonquin Books
  • Release Date : 2014-08-07
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781616205119


Tell Me Again How a Crush Should Feel Book Description :

SPECIAL FREE PREVIEW! “Both personal and universal, this is a compelling story about high school, family and owning up to who you really are. Farizan is just the voice YA needs right now. Trust me, you'll be glad you listened.” --Sarah Dessen High-school junior Leila has made it most of the way through Armstead Academy without having a crush on anyone, which is something of a relief. Her Persian heritage already makes her different from her classmates; if word got out that she liked girls, life would be twice as hard. But when a sophisticated, beautiful new girl, Saskia, shows up, Leila starts to take risks she never thought she would, especially when it looks as if the attraction between them is mutual. Struggling to sort out her growing feeling...

If You Could Be Mine
Score: 3.5
From 17 Ratings

If You Could Be Mine


  • Author : Sara Farizan
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release Date : 2013-08-20
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781443425742


If You Could Be Mine Book Description :

A stunning debut that reveals one of the most hidden corners of Iranian culture . . . Sahar has been in love with her best friend, Nasrin, since they were six. They’ve shared stolen kisses and romantic promises. But Iran is a dangerous place for two girls in love—Sahar and Nasrin could be beaten, imprisoned, even executed if their relationship came to light. So they carry on in secret—until Nasrin’s parents announce that they’ve arranged for her marriage. Nasrin tries to persuade Sahar that they can go on as they have been, only now with new comforts provided by the decent, well-to-do doctor Nasrin will marry. But Sahar dreams of loving Nasrin exclusively—and openly. Then Sahar discovers what seems like the perfect solution. In Iran, homo...

Here to Stay
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

Here to Stay


  • Author : Sara Farizan
  • Publisher : Algonquin Books
  • Release Date : 2018-09-18
  • Genre: Young Adult Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781616208721


Here to Stay Book Description :

“A powerful YA novel about identity and prejudice.” —Entertainment Weekly Bijan Majidi is: Shy around girls Really into comics Decent at basketball Bijan Majidi is not: A terrorist What happens when a kid who’s flown under the radar for most of high school gets pulled off the bench to make the winning basket in a varsity playoff game? If his name is Bijan Majidi, life is suddenly high fives in the hallways and invitations to exclusive parties—along with an anonymous photo sent by a school cyberbully that makes Bijan look like a terrorist. The administration says they’ll find and punish the culprit. Bijan wants to pretend it never happened. He’s not ashamed of his Middle Eastern heritage; he just doesn’t want to be a poster child for I...

Good Moon Rising
Score: 4
From 4 Ratings

Good Moon Rising


  • Author : Nancy Garden
  • Publisher : iUniverse
  • Release Date : 2005-07
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780595347674


Good Moon Rising Book Description :

Jan begins her senior year of high school not expecting that she will lose the starring part in the school play, take over as director when her beloved drama teacher becomes ill, and realize that she is a lesbian....

Crush

Crush


  • Author : Lacey Weatherford
  • Publisher : Moonstruck Media
  • Release Date : 2012-10-19
  • Genre: Young Adult Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 :


Crush Book Description :

Not your typical high school CRUSH! Full of teen angst, love, humor, drama, jealousy, drug dealers, a murder, and a mega-twist, a lot more is going on in the halls of this high school than meets the eye! In 'good girl' Cami's world there are Three Rules: Rule #1: Good girls don't date bad boys. Rule #2: Bad boys never notice good girls. Rule #3: Never break rules 1 and 2! In 'bad boy' Hunter's world, he lives by one rule only: Rules are made to be broken! Cami Wimberley has a plan, and that plan includes no room for boys—especially the big time party animal, Hunter Wilder, no matter how handsome and charismatic he is. She’s beautiful, a senior, extremely talented, gets good grades, and is working her way toward her dream college to be a musical t...

How to Be a Bad Bitch
Score: 3.5
From 2 Ratings

How to Be a Bad Bitch


  • Author : Amber Rose
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2015-10-27
  • Genre: Self-Help
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781501110146


How to Be a Bad Bitch Book Description :

An edgy yet accessible “bad bitch” guide to life, love, and success from Amber Rose, renowned model, entrepreneur, and pop culture personality. Bad Bitch (n.): A self-respecting, strong female who has everything together. This consists of body, mind, finances, and attitude; a woman who gets her way by any means necessary. Amber Rose didn’t let her early years in the tough neighborhood of South Philly keep her from achieving her star-studded goals. From the sets of music videos, to high fashion runways and magazines, to life at home with her beautiful son, Amber doesn’t hesitate to command her personal stage with confidence, edge, attitude, and her own form of grace. For the first time, this renowned model, actress, socialite, pop culture mave...

Crush
Score: 4
From 5 Ratings

Crush


  • Author : Nicole Williams
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2013-04-23
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781471117640


Crush Book Description :

Fans of Crash and Clash will be dying to get their hands on this third red-hot romance featuring Lucy and Jude. Anyone who loved, Slammedby Colleen Hoover, Beautiful Disaster by Jamie McGuire and Just For Now by Abbi Glines will love this series from Nicole....

My Sister  the Serial Killer
Score: 3.5
From 63 Ratings

My Sister the Serial Killer


  • Author : Oyinkan Braithwaite
  • Publisher : Anchor Books
  • Release Date : 2018
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780525564201


My Sister the Serial Killer Book Description :

Slasher meets satire in this darkly comic novel set in Nigeria about a woman whose younger sister has a very inconvenient habit of killing her boyfriends....