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Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda - Becky Albertalli
Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda
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Sixteen-year-old and not-so-openly gay Simon Spier prefers to save his drama for the school musical. But when an email falls into the wrong hands, his secret is at risk of being thrust into the spotlight. Now change-averse Simon has to find a way to step out of his comfort zone before he's pushed... show more
Sixteen-year-old and not-so-openly gay Simon Spier prefers to save his drama for the school musical. But when an email falls into the wrong hands, his secret is at risk of being thrust into the spotlight. Now change-averse Simon has to find a way to step out of his comfort zone before he's pushed out—without alienating his friends, compromising himself, or fumbling a shot at happiness with the most confusing, adorable guy he's never met.

Incredibly funny and poignant, this twenty-first-century coming-of-age, coming out story—wrapped in a geek romance—is a knockout of a debut novel by Becky Albertalli
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Format: hardcover
ISBN: 9780062348678
Publisher: Balzer & Bray
Pages no: 320
Edition language: English
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Selan
Selan rated it
Okay. I wrote a pretty bad review about this book when I first read it, and I didn't even finish it. It has a lot of flaws, a load of stereotypes about gay people and the LGBT community, and frequently reads like a very bad fanfiction. However, I recently had another go at this book. And...I'm su...
FatherCraneMadeMeDoIt
FatherCraneMadeMeDoIt rated it
4.0
This is such an awesome book! I loved it! It's funny and cute and cynical and it's great. I really liked Simon's narration. It is very casual and feels so natural. It is easy to get to know Simon and really identify with his emotions as he tries to deal with high school issues such as friend feuds, ...
I Live in Many Worlds
I Live in Many Worlds rated it
4.0 Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda by Becky Albertalli
This has been a book I've been meaning to read since its publication date. So many people have talked about how it's such an amazing book about LGBTQIAP+ characters and their struggles being in a high school environment. And I've wanted to see what all the fuss was about. Well, I finally read it and...
Pandabearbooks
Pandabearbooks rated it
4.0 Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda
This was the most aww worthy little YA novel I've read in a long ass while. I would have loved this when I was sixteen, but it was still pretty adorable at twenty nine.
Malin
Malin rated it
4.0 #CBR8 Book 91: Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda by Becky Albertalli
Simon Spier, middle child in a very close-knit family is sixteen years old and gay. Not that anyone but his pen pal Blue knows this, until class clown Martin looks over his shoulder at the library and discovers his secret. Simon suddenly finds himself blackmailed. Help Martin get a chance with his f...
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