What books would you add to the list?
Adam Silvera has been tugging the hearts of readers ever since he released his debut novel More Happy than Not. Now having released over four books, he continues to take great strides in representing characters of different color, races, sexual orientations, as well as placing them in realistic situations that young adults and adults can relate to.
“Time was a wave, almost cruel in its relentlessness as it whisked her life downstream, a life she had to constantly strain to keep from breaking apart.”
“When you spend your whole life living in a hole, the only way you can go is up.”
“We all have reasons for our actions. Even if we hide the reason from those who think they know us best. Even if the reasons are so deeply buried we can’t recognize them ourselves.”
“The only thing crueler than a cage so small that a bird can’t fly is a cage so large that a bird thinks it can fly.”
– You (Novel) by Caroline Kepnes | Book Review
“I thought I’d be reading a new book today, but it doesn’t feel right, or I don’t feel like it. Some days are not new-book days”
“We always think there’s enough time to do things with other people. Time to say things to them. And then something happens and then we stand there holding on to words like ‘if’.”