Former children's librarian, now Ashland Branch Manager. You know, the one with the crazy hair and all the literary tattoos. Totally unabashed reader of genre fiction of all kinds. Knows her audiobooks. Also curates the Oregon Shakespeare Festival Collection! She, her, hers pronouns.
Publisher Annotation: Michael is a mixed-race gay teen growing up in London. All his life, he’s navigated what it means to be Greek-Cypriot and Jamaican—but never quite feeling Greek or Black enough. As he gets older, Michael’s coming out is only...
"This novel in verse told from the POV of a gay Black young man in the UK is a lovely look at intersectional identities. Celebration of identities and taking the time to define and be true to oneself are central themes."