Book Reviews

Turning 16 By Perie Wolford Review

LGBTQ Voice

turning 16

Rating : 3.5 stars

Turning 16

Author: Perie Wolford and Michelle Doering

Genre : M/M YA

Length: 196 pages

 

This is a story about a gay teenager that is inspired by the movie Sixteen Candles. I’m going to start off by saying that I loved the birthday curse element of the story. It worked really well. I would think I was cursed if I was Sam. The guy had some real bad luck on birthdays. The story is really different from Sixteen Candles, but you can definitely see the influence, I loved that about it.

The main thing I didn’t like was how oblivious Sam was. He just did not understand what was going on around him while I wasn’t surprised by any of it. I knew what everyone else felt about him and what their intentions were just from his dialogue with them and what he witnesses of them…

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