This unusual story with an LGBTQA+ diverse cast is both humorous and thought-provoking.
Recommended grade level: 6-8
Pages: 283 (for ISBN 9780425288504)
Tone/Style: epistolary, conversational
Pace: moderate to fast
Summary: Felix is thirteen. When he was three, because of a science experiment gone wrong, he was fused with a fourth-dimensional being named Zyx, who communicates by using Felix’s fingers to type. Counting down to a risky procedure to separate them again, Felix blogs about a boy at school he likes, a bully, his mom’s annoying boyfriend, the threeness of things, and more, and we meet an Estonian chess grandmaster, Felix’s piano genius sister, his gender-switching grandparent, the denizens of the House on Harmony Street, and many other quirky and fascinating folks. (Source) Continue reading