Author: Jessica Verdi

Book Review: The Summer I Wasn’t Me by Jessica Verdi

Posted March 19, 2014 by Kara in book review / 4 Comments
Book Review:  The Summer I Wasn’t Me by Jessica Verdi

There was literally only one thing I liked about this book, and that’s the premise.  The Summer I Wasn’t Me promised to confront me with a point of view that I’ve never readily been open to before.  I try pretty hard to avoid the pray-the-gay-away people – at all costs.  So of course I was intrigued by the idea of a protagonist being sent to of the “de-gayifying” camps.  So I will give credit where credit is due – this was a unique novel in that regard, and I did appreciate that it wasn’t preachy in any way.  However, everything more »