Color Outside the Lines: Stories about Love by Sangu Mandanna

Color Outside the Lines: Stories about Love

Sangu Mandanna

312 pages first pub 2019 (editions)

fiction lgbtqia+ short stories young adult adventurous emotional lighthearted medium-paced

Description

This modern, groundbreaking YA anthology explores the complexity and beauty of interracial and LGBTQ+ relationships where differences are front and center.When people ask me what this anthology is about, I'm often tempted to give them the complica...

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Community Reviews Summary of 279 reviews

Moods

emotional 70%
hopeful 61%
lighthearted 54%
funny 45%
inspiring 41%
reflective 38%
adventurous 29%
sad 12%
challenging 9%
informative 9%
relaxing 9%
mysterious 3%
tense 3%

Pace

medium 64%
fast 19%
slow 16%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 56% | Character: 28% | N/A: 12% | Plot: 4%

Strong character development?

It's complicated: 36% | N/A: 24% | No: 20% | Yes: 20%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 64% | It's complicated: 24% | No: 8% | N/A: 4%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 100%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

It's complicated: 45% | Yes: 25% | No: 16% | N/A: 12%

Average rating

3.77

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