This YA Spotlight is filled with romance with Casey McQuiston’s mysterious and romantic YA debut and a last year of high school story about a girl finding her own place.
I KISSED SHARA WHEELER by Casey McQuiston
“In a novel brimming with classic YA plotlines, crisp writing, humorous asides, and fully fleshed characters and relationships—many queer—keep things fresh, leading to a genuinely hopeful ending that centers themes of authenticity and autonomy.”–Publishers Weekly, starred review
HOW TO BE THE BEST THIRD WHEEL by Loridee De Villa
A YA romcom about figuring out where you belong when all the constants in your life begin to change. Surviving high school was never easy to begin with, but with occupied friends, a hectic Filipino family, and her annoying childhood enemy pestering her more than ever, Lara tries to juggle everything, while trying to figure out her own place in the chaos.
I KISSED SHARA WHEELER by Casey McQuiston | 9781250244451 | 5/3/22
HOW TO BE THE BEST THIRD WHEEL by Loridee De Villa | 9781777290085 | 5/3/22