Author: Becky Albertalli

Book Review: Simon vs The Homo Sapiens Agenda

Posted July 24, 2015 by Lyn Kaye in book review, Lyn / 10 Comments
Book Review: Simon vs The Homo Sapiens Agenda

I picked up this novel because of the hundreds (okay, 20 or so) of reviews that kept popping up in various feeds. Some of my most trusted blogging friends gave this one high marks, and not just for the content. Hype can kill a novel for me, but when you see reviews from practically every source screaming to read it, then that hype can become a vehicle for promotion instead of crippling anxiety. I believe my initial reaction during shelving was: “Everyone who gave this book a glowing review: please pat yourself on the backs. I bought this because of more »