Recommended by Rachel Cook (@dramateech)
Form and genre: this is a novel written in poetic verse
Length: 367 pages
Summary: A coming of age verse poetry of life as a young mixed race gay drag queen.
Age recommendation and challenging content: Explores issues related to the LGBTQ community, sexuality, identity. I would recommend for Y8/9.
Notable reasons for recommending this book: Beautiful verse – highly literary language. Interesting context and opportunity for students to explore challenging ideas.