{WoW #110} True Letters from a Fictional Life

Posted December 16, 2015 by Bee in Memes & Features / 4 Comments

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Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event that is hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine, which spotlights upcoming books that we eagerly anticipate!

{WoW #110} True Letters from a Fictional Life

True Letters from a Fictional Life

by Kenneth Logan
Published on June 7th 2016
by HarperTeen
Genres: Contemporary, LGBT
Amazon | Goodreads

Also by this author: True Letters from a Fictional Life

A thoughtful, authentic coming-out story about a high school boy who can only deal with his own truth through secret, unsent letters.

If you asked anyone in his small Vermont town, they’d tell you the facts: James Liddell, star athlete, decent student, and sort-of boyfriend to cute, peppy Theresa is a happy, funny, carefree guy.

But whenever James sits down at his desk to write, he tells a different story. As he fills his drawers with letters to the people in his world—letters he never intends to send—he spills the truth: he’s trying hard but just isn’t into Theresa. It’s his friend, a boy, who lingers in his thoughts.

James’s secret letters are his safe space—until someone leaks them, and words he never meant to share are being broadcast all over school. Will he come clean to his parents, his teammates, and himself or is he destined to live a life of fiction?

Why I’m waiting:
I need more LGBT books so it’s obvious I want to read this book, right? Right. So yeah. It sounds awesome and I really really really hope it shows up in an Edelweiss galley drop from  HarperCollins.

What are you waiting for this week?

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