An important and emotionally powerful collection that is sure to encourage discussion.
This powerful book is truly an inspiring collection.
A must-read for parents, teachers and teens.
A valuable resource in discussions of homosexuality in sex and health education classes.
The stories are raw, personal and challenging.
Telegram (St. John's, Nfld)
The stories are personal and sometimes heartbreaking, but they all share a sense of individual growth, acceptance and hope.
School Library Journal
A moving and insightful book about the power of storytelling, coming out and celebrating yourself.
The stories are not depressing, but realistic, hopeful and inspiring.
The first-hand accounts are strong and vivid, compelling and wholly emotional.
The writing reflects the diversity of the young people and their experiences, and the authenticity of their words.
Bold personal accounts of homosexuals combating the fear-endowed prescience of modern society.
As the young writers shape their queer identities, they touch on universal themes of acceptance and belonging.
The first-person accounts capture the readers' interest and make it difficult not to empathsize with the storytellers.
CM Magazine (Manitoba Library Association)