Book Review: George – Alex Gino


Title: George (2015)
Author: Alex Gino
Genre: Middle Grade, LGBT
Extent: 240 pages
Rating: ★★★★☆
Review: All George wants is to play Charlotte from Charlotte’s Web in their school play. But she can’t, because Charlotte is a girl—and when people look at George, they think they see a boy. With her best friend Kelly’s help, George comes up with a plan so she can be Charlotte and for once and for all, be seen as the girl she really is.

Continue reading

Mini Review Monday: A Monster Calls (Patrick Ness) + All Four Stars (Tara Dairman)


Welcome to Mini Reviews Monday, a She Latitude weekly feature where I talk about two books I’ve read–what’s it about, what’s good, what’s bad, and my overall verdict. Today we have two Middle Grade books to review: A Monster Calls (Patrick Ness) and All Four Stars (Tara Dairman).  🙂 Continue reading