Last Night at the Telegraph Club

Book review by Lucinda Dyer, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 14+

Unforgettable queer love story set in 1950s San Francisco.

Parents say

age 13+

Based on 1 review

Kids say

age 12+

Based on 1 review

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age 13+

The best of the best!

This is one of the best historical fiction books that I've read in ages and it's a fantastic example of why representation in publishing matters and produces such excellent, authentic, and informed books. Malinda Lo's extensive author's note at the end of the book gives even more historical depth and context to the story. I wish that there were more books like this one!

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For kids who love historical fiction and LGBTQ+ stories

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