it was amazing
Signs is pitch perfect.
There is no angst, misunderstandings, or miscommunication, just two 18-year-old boys meeting, connecting, and falling in love.
Both MCs are fully realized and REAL.
Caleb is deaf and has social anxiety. He’s not expressive in his signing and doesn’t feel like he belongs in the Deaf community. He just wants to be defined by what he CAN do vs. what he can’t.
And Caleb can do so much: He’s smart and artistic. He takes gorgeous photographs. He enjoys writing, running, and posti
You’d expect a book with no bad real guys and no huge misunderstandings, inevitably resulting in a big, ole’ angsty breakup, then reconciliation to be boring, right?
Well, this book definitely proves just how wrong that statement can be, especially when you consider that this is a YA story about two 18 y.o. high school students, Caleb, who is deaf, and Luc, who is a troubled emo kid, falling in love.
The story is one of growing to love someone for who they truly are, proverbial warts a