Book Review · LGBT

The Gold-Rimmed Spectacles by Giorgio Bassani

Genre: LGBT/Cultural Literature Number of Pages: 124 Rating:  out of 5 Dr. Fadigati arrives in the town of Ferrara. He is bright and welcomes the new change. However, his confidence soon crumbles when word gets out of his homosexuality. Judgment is passed, feelings are hurt, and Dr. Fadigati feels left out.   Where to start? I…… Continue reading The Gold-Rimmed Spectacles by Giorgio Bassani

Book Review · Coming-of-Age · LGBT · OnlineBookClub · Young Adult

Caught Inside by Jamie Deacon

Genre: Young Adult/Coming-of-Age/LGBT Number of Pages: 247 Publication Date: September 29, 2016 Rating:  out of 5 OBC Rating: 4 out of 4 stars Themes: Coming of Age, One’s own sexuality, Honesty, Friendship, Love To Learn More About the Book, Click: Caught Inside on OBC Bookshelves *This was part of the OnlineBookClub.org Book of the Day Program* Seventeen-year-old Luke has…… Continue reading Caught Inside by Jamie Deacon

Book Review · LGBT · OnlineBookClub · Young Adult

We Are the Ants by Shaun David Hutchinson

Genre: Young Adult, LGBT Number of Pages: 465 Publication Date: January 19, 2016 Rating:  out of 5 OBC Rating: 4 out of 4 stars Themes: Depression, Bullying, Friendship, Family January’s OBC Book of the Month Discussion: We Are the Ants Teenager Henry is having a terrible time getting over his boyfriend’s suicide. He blames everyone, including himself for…… Continue reading We Are the Ants by Shaun David Hutchinson