Fat Angie: Rebel Girl Revolution
Sophomore year has just begun, and Angie is miserable. Her girlfriend, KC, has moved away; her good friend, Jake, is keeping his distance; and the resident bully has ramped up an increasingly vicious and targeted ...more
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Returning to school, Angie faces extreme bullying and acts of violence. During one particularly heinous incident, she stands up to her bully and breaks his nose. Since no one will come forward and tell the truth, that she was protecting herself from ...more
As if what is happening in her life isn’t enough, Angie’s relationship with her mother is toxic. “Why did it have to be ...more
There's the main character, who's fat, gay, and has mental health issues.
There's Zeke, who is nonbinary and has a stoma.
So much important representation, that it really did overpower the less than stellar writing.
Thank you to NetGalley for providing me this book in exchange for my honest review.
It tells the story of Angie as she tries to work through her grief after her ‘perfect’ sister dies whilst deployed with the army. She is also having to deal with the bullies who verbally & physically attack her because she is fat, gay & attempted suicide in school when her sister had just died.
I think this book could be really relateable for those bat ...more
Super cheesy (and at times straight-up awkward) writing made it hard for me to get through, until about the halfway point where the true ...more