Feature Shelf #27: The Homophobia & Transphobia Awareness Edition

A blog post on other novels that feature characters who are transgender: http://tmblr.co/ZX8F1tnAf4Ss Hey there and welcome to Feature Shelf, a series that provides book recommendations based on theme or title suggestions. May 17 is International Day against Transphobia and Homophobia, so I thought it’d be a good idea to do a shelf. I am … More Feature Shelf #27: The Homophobia & Transphobia Awareness Edition

Book Preview: Hero

Hero, Perry Moore’s debut novel, follows the exploits and challenges of Thom (pronounced like “Tom”) Creed, who is a second generation superhero just coming into his powers. Thom lives in a world of secrets. He keeps secrets from his father, his father keeps secrets from him, and there are secrets floating around the superheroes that … More Book Preview: Hero

Book Preview: Scars

Ever since she started remembering the sexual abuse she experienced as a child, Kendra has been stalked. Her parents want to pretend that nothing happened–continue the facade of a happy, well-adjusted family unit. To cope with her resurfacing memories, Kendra both cuts herself, something she takes care to hide, and seeks refuge in her art. … More Book Preview: Scars