The Upside of Unrequited
Score: 4.5
From 74 Ratings

The Upside of Unrequited


  • Author: Becky Albertalli
  • Release Date : 2017-04-11
  • Genre: Romance
  • File Size: 2014901 Bytes


From the award-winning author of Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda comes a funny, authentic novel about sisterhood, love, and identity. “Heart-fluttering, honest, and hilarious. I can’t stop hugging this book.” —Stephanie Perkins, New York Times bestselling author of Anna and the French Kiss"I have such a crush on this book! Not only is this one a must read, but it's a must re-read." —Julie Murphy, New York Times bestselling author of Dumplin’Seventeen-year-old Molly Peskin-Suso knows all about unrequited love. No matter how many times her twin sister, Cassie, tells her to woman up, Molly can’t stomach the idea of rejection. So she’s careful. Fat girls always have to be careful. Then a cute new girl enters Cassie’s orbit, ...

Summary & Study Guide

Summary & Study Guide


  • Author: BookRags.com
  • Release Date : 2017-12-22
  • Genre: Reference
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This study guide includes the following sections: Plot Summary, Chapter Summaries & Analysis, Characters, Objects/Places, Themes, Style, Quotes, and Topics for Discussion....

The Upside of Unrequited
Score: 4
From 16 Ratings

The Upside of Unrequited


  • Author : Becky Albertalli
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release Date : 2017-04-11
  • Genre: Young Adult Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780062348722


The Upside of Unrequited Book Description :

From the award-winning author of Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda comes a funny, authentic novel about sisterhood, love, and identity. “Heart-fluttering, honest, and hilarious. I can’t stop hugging this book.” —Stephanie Perkins, New York Times bestselling author of Anna and the French Kiss "I have such a crush on this book! Not only is this one a must read, but it's a must re-read." —Julie Murphy, New York Times bestselling author of Dumplin’ Seventeen-year-old Molly Peskin-Suso knows all about unrequited love. No matter how many times her twin sister, Cassie, tells her to woman up, Molly can’t stomach the idea of rejection. So she’s careful. Fat girls always have to be careful. Then a cute new girl enters Cassie’s orbit, and for ...

Leah on the Offbeat
Score: 3.5
From 9 Ratings

Leah on the Offbeat


  • Author : Becky Albertalli
  • Publisher : Penguin UK
  • Release Date : 2018-05-03
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780241331071


Leah on the Offbeat Book Description :

You've seen Leah in the groundbreaking major motion picture Love Simon (based on the amazing Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda). Now it's her turn to take centre stage. -------- When it comes to drumming, Leah Burke is usually on beat- but real life isn't always so rhythmic. The only child of a single mum, her life is less privileged than her friends. Her mum knows she's bisexual, but Leah hasn't mustered the courage to tell her friends. Not even her openly gay BFF, Simon. Prom and college are on the horizon, and tensions are running high. Can Leah still strike the right note, when the people she loves are fighting? And how can she cope knowing that she might love one of her friends more than she ever intended? -------- Praise for Becky Albertalli: '...

Honestly Ben
Score: 3.5
From 3 Ratings

Honestly Ben


  • Author : Bill Konigsberg
  • Publisher : Scholastic Inc.
  • Release Date : 2017-03-28
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780545858311


Honestly Ben Book Description :

The companion to the award-winning Openly Straight, called "remarkable...deeply satisfying and as honest as its appealing protagonist" (Booklist). Perfect for fans of David Levithan, Andrew Smith, and John Green! Ben Carver is back to normal. He's working steadily in his classes at the Natick School. He just got elected captain of the baseball team. He's even won a full scholarship to college, if he can keep up his grades. All that foolishness with Rafe Goldberg the past semester is in the past. Except... There's Hannah, the gorgeous girl from the neighboring school, who attracts him and distracts him. There's his mother, whose quiet unhappiness Ben is noticing for the first time. School is harder, the pressure higher, the scholarship almost slipping...

Kate in Waiting

Kate in Waiting


  • Author : Becky Albertalli
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release Date : 2021-04-20
  • Genre: Young Adult Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780062643858


Kate in Waiting Book Description :

From #1 New York Times bestselling author and rom-com queen Becky Albertalli comes a buoyant new novel about daring to step out of the shadows and into the spotlight in love, life, and, yes, theater. Contrary to popular belief, best friends Kate Garfield and Anderson Walker are not codependent. Carpooling to and from theater rehearsals? Environmentally sound and efficient. Consulting each other on every single life decision? Basic good judgment. Pining for the same guys from afar? Shared crushes are more fun anyway. But when Kate and Andy’s latest long-distance crush shows up at their school, everything goes off-script. Matt Olsson is talented and sweet, and Kate likes him. She really likes him. The only problem? So does Anderson. Turns out, commun...

Love  Creekwood

Love Creekwood


  • Author : Becky Albertalli
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release Date : 2020-06-30
  • Genre: Young Adult Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780063048140


Love Creekwood Book Description :

Fall in love all over again with the characters from the bestselling Simonverse novels in this highly anticipated epilogue novella. Perfect for fans of Becky Albertalli, the movie Love, Simon, and the new Hulu series spin-off, Love, Victor! It’s been more than a year since Simon and Blue turned their anonymous online flirtation into an IRL relationship, and just a few months since Abby and Leah’s unforgettable night at senior prom. Now the Creekwood High crew are first years at different colleges, navigating friendship and romance the way their story began—on email. Praise for the Simonverse novels: Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda, The Upside of Unrequited, and Leah on the Offbeat: “Worthy of Fault in Our Stars–level obsession.”—Enter...

Simon vs  the Homo Sapiens Agenda
Score: 4
From 2,970 Ratings

Simon vs the Homo Sapiens Agenda


  • Author : Becky Albertalli
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release Date : 2015-04-07
  • Genre: Young Adult Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780062348692


Simon vs the Homo Sapiens Agenda Book Description :

Now a major motion picture: Love, Simon, starring Nick Robinson and Katherine Langford! This edition includes new Simon and Blue emails, a behind-the-scenes scrapbook from the Love, Simon movie set, and Becky Albertalli in conversation with fellow authors Adam Silvera and Angie Thomas. William C. Morris Award Winner: Best Young Adult Debut of the Year * National Book Award Longlist "A remarkable gift of a novel."—Andrew Smith, author of Grasshopper Jungle "I am so in love with this book."—Nina LaCour, author of Hold Still "Feels timelessly, effortlessly now."—Tim Federle, author of Better Nate Than Ever "The best kind of love story."—Alex Sanchez, Lambda Award-winning author of Rainbow Boys and Boyfriends with Girlfriends Sixteen-year-old and...

Yes No Maybe So
Score: 4
From 5 Ratings

Yes No Maybe So


  • Author : Becky Albertalli
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release Date : 2020-02-04
  • Genre: Young Adult Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780062937056


Yes No Maybe So Book Description :

A book about the power of love and resistance from New York Times bestselling authors Becky Albertalli and Aisha Saeed. YES Jamie Goldberg is cool with volunteering for his local state senate candidate—as long as he’s behind the scenes. When it comes to speaking to strangers (or, let’s face it, speaking at all to almost anyone) Jamie’s a choke artist. There’s no way he’d ever knock on doors to ask people for their votes…until he meets Maya. NO Maya Rehman’s having the worst Ramadan ever. Her best friend is too busy to hang out, her summer trip is canceled, and now her parents are separating. Why her mother thinks the solution to her problems is political canvassing—with some awkward dude she hardly knows—is beyond her. MAYBE SO Go...

More Happy Than Not
Score: 4
From 19 Ratings

More Happy Than Not


  • Author : Adam Silvera
  • Publisher : Soho Press
  • Release Date : 2015-06-02
  • Genre: Young Adult Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781616955618


More Happy Than Not Book Description :

In his twisty, gritty, profoundly moving New York Times bestselling-debut—also called “mandatory reading” and selected as an Editors' Choice by the New York Times—Adam Silvera brings to life a charged, dangerous near-future summer in the Bronx. In the months after his father's suicide, it's been tough for sixteen-year-old Aaron Soto to find happiness again—but he's still gunning for it. With the support of his girlfriend Genevieve and his overworked mom, he's slowly remembering what that might feel like. But grief and the smile-shaped scar on his wrist prevent him from forgetting completely. When Genevieve leaves for a couple of weeks, Aaron spends all his time hanging out with this new guy, Thomas. Aaron's crew notices, and they're not exa...

Openly Straight
Score: 4
From 24 Ratings

Openly Straight


  • Author : Bill Konigsberg
  • Publisher : Scholastic Inc.
  • Release Date : 2013-05-28
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780545509909


Openly Straight Book Description :

The award-winning novel about being out, being proud, and being ready for something else. Pre-order the companion novel Honestly Ben now (out 3/28/17)! Rafe is a normal teenager from Boulder, Colorado. He plays soccer. He's won skiing prizes. He likes to write. And, oh yeah, he's gay. He's been out since 8th grade, and he isn't teased, and he goes to other high schools and talks about tolerance and stuff. And while that's important, all Rafe really wants is to just be a regular guy. Not that GAY guy. To have it be a part of who he is, but not the headline, every single time. So when he transfers to an all-boys' boarding school in New England, he decides to keep his sexuality a secret -- not so much going back in the closet as starting over with a cle...

You re Welcome  Universe
Score: 4
From 3 Ratings

You re Welcome Universe


  • Author : Whitney Gardner
  • Publisher : Knopf Books for Young Readers
  • Release Date : 2017-03-07
  • Genre: Young Adult Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780399551437


You re Welcome Universe Book Description :

A vibrant, edgy, fresh new YA voice for fans of More Happy Than Not and Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda, packed with interior graffiti. Winner of the Schneider Family Book Award! When Julia finds a slur about her best friend scrawled across the back of the Kingston School for the Deaf, she covers it up with a beautiful (albeit illegal) graffiti mural. Her supposed best friend snitches, the principal expels her, and her two mothers set Julia up with a one-way ticket to a “mainstream” school in the suburbs, where she’s treated like an outcast as the only deaf student. The last thing she has left is her art, and not even Banksy himself could convince her to give that up. Out in the ’burbs, Julia paints anywhere she can, eager to claim some tur...