Author: Becky Albertalli
Title: Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda
Narrator: Michael Crouch
Publication Info: Harper Audio, 2015
Simon is a closeted gay teenager living in the Atlanta suburbs and finding himself falling in love for the first time. The problem is that the boy he loves he only knows through anonymous email exchanges. Over the course of this novel, both Simon and “Blue” end up coming out and eventually meeting in real life. But what’s great about this novel is that it explores the changes and complications of life in Simon’s circle of friends and family. The book has a lot of heart, romance, and humor.