Love in the Time of Global Warming

Book review by Carrie R. Wheadon, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 15+

Compelling apocalyptic survival story with four LGBTQ teens.

Parents say

age 12+

Based on 1 review

Kids say

age 14+

Based on 1 review

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age 12+

A wonderful YA urban fantasy novel.

Francesca Lia Block has an otherwordly way with words. I've been reading her work since I was a teenager myself, and she was a big part of my inspiration to write. There is some swearing and violence in this book, as well as discussion (and mild action) regarding sexuality and gender, but no more than kids begin talking about in their tweens. I don't believe it's 'too much' of those subjects. If Love in the Time of Global Warming had been around when I was a kid, I think I would have felt far less isolated and more understood.

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