If I Was Your Girl eBook – Z55z.co

So powerful and poignant I honestly just think this book will change a lot of people s lives ZoellaImportant and brave Read this wonderful book, just read it Jennifer Niven, author of All the Bright PlacesReal and raw and layered and wonderful Alex Gino, author of George Meredith Russo so vibrantly illustrates Amanda s life with delicate, achingly beautiful words And keep in mind this is only Russo s first novel if there s any justice in the world, we re all witnessing a YA powerhouse in the making KirkusA coming of age with real world gravitas and a love story with heart Will not only keep readers hooked, it will make the world a better,empathetic place Adi Alsaid, author of Let s Get LostMeredith Russo s debut is poignant and rare The type of book you read and want to immediately share, because it s too important to keep to yourself Julie Murphy,New York Times bestselling author of Dumplin This book will change minds and open hearts Nina Lacour, author of Everything Leads to YouThere aren t that many novels with trans teenagers as protagonists, but there should be, especially at this moment in our cultural history This debut, written by a trans woman, might just open some minds FlavorwireA really stunning read, wonderfully written and with a fabulous main character YAYeahYeahA fantastic addition to contemporary YA and also LGBTQIA YA and I ll be looking out for Meredith Russo s next book in future If you love coming of age stories that talk about family, friendship and first love, then you shouldn t miss this one Queer YAIt was refreshing to read a book about the trans community from somebody actually in the trans community, it made the storypowerful,real If you re looking for a book that will change your view on things and drag you in to a beautiful love story between friends, family and romantic partners then I encourage you to pick up a copy of If I Was Your Girl I promise you won t be disappointed Letting Go Of FairytalesTransgender stories are not new to YA, but Russo is one of few trans authors writing them, and this authentic voice even if the story it tells is overly optimistic is a very welcome addition to the field The Irish TimesA beautifully, authentically told ownvoices story of a trans girl trying to hide her past in a new school While the author admits to oversimplifying the trans experience to make Amanda s storyrelatable to cis audiences, this doesn t stop this being an important and relatable book LGBT YA ReviewsSelected as the launch title for the Zoella Book Club AutumnSo powerful and poignant I honestly just think this book will change a lot of people s lives ZoellaAmanda Hardy is the new girl at school Like everyone, all she wants is to make friends and fit in But Amanda is holding back Even from Grant, the guy she s falling in love with Amanda has a secret At her old school, she used to be called Andrew And secrets always have a way of getting outA book about loving yourself and being loved for who you really are