Girl Mans Up is the debut LTGBQ YA novel from M-E Girard. Here's a peek at what the launch party was like for this awesome new book.
Em is a 12-year-old girl in a floating community off the Gulf Coast. Kaya is a political activist in a terrifying prison. They are pen pals. And Pen Pal by Francesca Forrest is the story of their correspondence.
So much for getting my 2016 reviews off on the right foot. After not posting something last week, here's a double capsule review of two very different books.