BWS novelist Jessie Hilb Akos' YA debut, THE CALCULUS OF CHANGE, forthcoming from Clarion books in February 2018, is garnering great early reviews:
"The protagonist is a realistic and sympathetic heroine whose struggles with body image, love, and family issues will resonate with teens." —School Library Journal
"Give this to readers who like the character-driven novels of authors such as Sarah Dessen, Sara Zarr, or Lauren Miracle." —Booklist
"Full of heart." —Kirkus
Congrats, Jessie and stay tuned for more!