Books by Mette Bach

YOU'RE YOU by Mette Bach
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Aug. 14, 2018

"Standouts for queering the world of fiction for reluctant readers. (Fiction. 13-18)"
Two Vancouver-area teens struggle with putting labels on themselves. Read full book review >
LOVE IS LOVE  by Mette Bach
Released: Aug. 1, 2017

"Sparks fly between Emmy and Jude, but they may not between Emmy and readers. (Fiction. 14-18)"
When mousy, pudgy, white Emmy goes to her father's family in Vancouver for a change of scene, she falls head over heels for Jude, a young white trans man. Read full book review >
KILLER DROP by Mette Bach
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Sept. 1, 2016

"Marcus' journey reads more like a preachy after-school special than a story of true growth out of tragedy. (Fiction. 12-16)"
Marcus has a trust fund, acceptance to an elite university, and a sense of entitlement. But when tragedy strikes, he must decide whether to risk everything for what really matters. Read full book review >
FEMME by Mette Bach
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Sept. 1, 2015

"The novel isn't a treatise about queer identities, so it doesn't offer an answer on what this complicated concept means. But it's a great introduction to how gender identity can be a segue for a love that, even in 2015, cannot speak its name. (Fiction. 14-17)"
So, is femme a sexual orientation or a gender presentation? Read full book review >