Leah on the Offbeat by Becky Albertalli

Leah on the Offbeat

Simonverse #3

Becky Albertalli

fiction contemporary lgbtqia+ young adult emotional hopeful lighthearted slow-paced

343 pages | first published 2018

Description

When it comes to drumming, Leah Burke is usually on beat - but real life isn't always so rhythmic. The only child of a single mum, and her life is less privileged than her friends. Her mum knows she's bisexual, but Leah hasn't mustered the courage...
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Moods

lighthearted 81%
funny 67%
emotional 48%
hopeful 42%
inspiring 18%
reflective 12%
relaxing 10%
tense 4%
sad 3%
adventurous 2%
challenging 1%

Pace

medium 58%
fast 30%
slow 10%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 80% | A mix: 16% | Plot: 2%

Strong character development?

Yes: 59% | No: 20% | It's complicated: 16% | N/A: 2%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 67% | It's complicated: 16% | No: 15%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 91% | It's complicated: 4% | No: 3%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 69% | It's complicated: 16% | No: 10% | N/A: 3%

Average rating

3.77