Leah Burke - girl-band drummer, master of deadpan, and Simon Spier's best friend from the award-winning Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda - takes center stage in this novel of first love and senior-year angst.
Becky Albertalli is the author of the acclaimed novels Simon Vs the Homo Sapiens Agenda (released in 2018 as the smash hit film, Love, Simon), Leah on the Offbeat, and The Upside of Unrequited. She is a clinical psychologist who specializes in working with children and teens. Becky now lives with her family in Atlanta, where she spends her days writing fiction for young adults.
I love this fresh, funny, live-out-loud book. -- Jennifer Niven,
New York Times bestselling author of All the Bright Places
The love child of John Green and Rainbow Rowell * Teen Vogue *
A remarkable gift of a novel.-- Andrew Smith, author of Grasshopper Jungle