You Too? blog tour: Review & Giveaway


Check out my stop on the blog tour for You Too? by Various Authors & Edited by Janet Gurtler!

You Too?
by Various Authors
Edited by Janet Gurtler
Genre: YA
Release Date: January 7th 2020
Inkyard Press

Summary:

A timely and heartfelt collection of essays inspired by the #MeToo movement, edited by acclaimed young adult and middle-grade author Janet Gurtler. Featuring Beth Revis, Mackenzi Lee, Ellen Hopkins, Saundra Mitchell, Jennifer Brown, Cheryl Rainfield and many more.

When #MeToo went viral, Janet Gurtler was among the millions of people who began to reflect on her past experiences. Things she had reluctantly accepted—male classmates groping her at recess, harassment at work—came back to her in startling clarity. She needed teens to know what she had not: that no young person should be subject to sexual assault, or made to feel unsafe, less than or degraded.

You Too? was born out of that need. By turns thoughtful and explosive, these personal stories encompass a wide range of experiences and will resonate with every reader who has wondered, “Why is this happening to me?” or secretly felt that their own mistreatment or abuse is somehow their fault—it’s not. Candid and empowering, You Too? is written for teens, but also an essential resource for the adults in their lives—an urgent, compassionate call to listen and create change.


About the Editor
Janet Gurtler’s young adult books have been chosen for the JUNIOR LIBRARY GUILD SELECTION and as BEST BOOKS FOR TEENS from the Canadian Children’s Book Center. Janet lives in Alberta, Canada with her husband, son, a chubby black Chihuahua named Bruce and a Golden Retriever named Betty White.

GIVEAWAY:
We are giving away two copies of YOU TOO, signed by each author, entries are automatically entered with a donation to RAINN on our YOUTOO Fundraising Page. https://fundraise.rainn.org/team/273355 


REVIEW

This is SUCH AN IMPORTANT BOOK. I’m thrilled it is out in the world! I found myself relating to several experiences and it made me fearful for today’s youth. I wish I had a book like this to read while growing up.

Please…. add this NOW and read it NOW, if you have not already. It’s too powerful to ignore.

Blog Tour Schedule

January 6

The Book Tower https://thebooktower92.wixsite.com/thebooktower Review
ACME Teen Books – Kids and YA Too! https://www.acmeteenbooks.com Promo Post
Becky on Books https://beckymmoe.com Review
The Try Everything  https://thetryeverything.wordpress.com/ Review
Hurn Publications https://hurnpublications.com/ Review

January 7

Ramblings of a Book Nerd https://booknerdrambling.blogspot.com/ Promo Post
She Just Loves Books https://shejustlovesbooks.com/ Promo Post
TheBookNerdDiaries https://thebooknerddiariesblog.wordpress.com Promo Post
Lost In Literature  www.lostinliterature.com  Review
Living in a Bookworld https://livinginabookworld.blogspot.gr Promo Post

January 8

Books Direct https://booksdirectonline.blogspot.com Review
My World of Books https://ksahitya.wordpress.com Review
Donnie Darko Girl  https://donniedarkogirl.blogspot.com Review
The Avid Reader http://the-avidreader.blogspot.com Promo Post

January 9

Lisa Loves Literature http://misclisa.blogspot.com/ Review
Sometimes Leelynn Reads https://sometimesleelynnreads.com Review
For the Love of KidLit www.jennifermaryg.com Promo Post
Little Miss Star https://littlemissstar55.wordpress.com/ Review

January 10

Book Ramblings www.thisisbookramblings.wordpress.com Review
Teatime and Books http://www.teatimeandbooks76.blogspot.com Promo Post
A Gingerly Review https://agingelryreview.wordpress.com Promo Post
Willow Writes and Reads https://willowwritesandreads.blogspot.com/ Promo Post

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