It's Not Like It's a Secret
This charming and bittersweet coming-of-age story featuring two girls of color falling in love is part To All the Boys I've Loved Before and part Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda.
Sixteen-year-old Sana Kiyohara has too many secrets. Some are small, like how it bothers her when her friends don t invite her to parties. Some are big, like the fact thather father may be having an affair. And then there s the one that she can barely even admit toherself theone about how she might have a crush on her best friend.
When Sana and her family move to California, she begins to wonder if it s finally time forsome honesty, especially after she meets Jamie Ramirez. Jamie is beautiful and smart and unlike anyone Sana s ever known.There are just a few problems: Sana's newfriends don't trust Jamie's crowd; Jamie's friends clearly don't want her around anyway; and a sweet guy named Caleb seems to have more-than-friendly feelings for her. Meanwhile, her dad s affair is becoming too obvious to ignore.
Sana always figured that the hardest thing would be to tell people that she wants to date a girl, but as she quickly learns, telling the truth is easy what comes after it, though, is a whole lot more complicated."
Publication Date: 09-May-2017
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers