Pen is sick of trying to live up to everyone's expectations. No she doesn't want to be a boy, but she's not entirely sure she wants to be a girl if that means wearing skirts and just being what everyone wants her to be.
Tag: lgbt reads
An Accident of Stars
Saffron feels powerless. She is stuck at a school filled with boys whose idea of entertainment is snapping bras and flipping skirts, with a principal whose motto seems to be "boys will be boys." So she can't really be blamed for following Gwen, the older, elegant, takes-no-shit world-walker through a rip in space and into Kena, a world recovering from a civil war where the good guys accidentally put the bad guy on the throne.
i love this part
Two teenage girls navigate their relationship.
If I Tell You
Alex lives in a rural town where everyone knows everyone but no one knows she’s a lesbian. Then a new family arrive with their out-and-proud daughter and Alex has a choice – stay quiet and miss out on an opportunity for love, or take a leap of faith and live true to herself, no matter the consequences.
We Are Okay
Are There Lesbians? Yes What Happens? Struggling after the death of her grandfather, Marin must confront the reality of his last days, and the people she left behind. The Verdict: This was a very tough book for me to read. I had to read it in small doses and while alternating it with something else. …