My review of Skyscraping went up last week on the blog and you can read it HERE. I read the book recently and absolutely loved the story along with the way it was told in verse. I found it to be captivating and heartbreaking. We are lucky enough to be given the chance to speak to author, Cordelia Jensen about why she writes in verse, who inspires her and the process she goes through when starting a novel. Here’s what she had to say!
In light of the recent events in Orlando, we wanted to pay some kind of tribute to the people who tragically lost their lives who are apart of the LGBTQ+ community. Also we wanted to spark discussion. We have members of the team who are also apart of the community, and we refuse to be scared or silenced by the horrific event. It got us thinking about the stories we’ve read regarding LGBTQ+ characters and how that has impacted us as a person. And it led us to question…
Why are LGBT books so important?