short stories: young adult: out of my league
By Kelsey Gallant (ASIN: B074QJB2MG)
Recommended age: 12+
Quiet, nerdy Shoshana watches her high school's Mr. Popular, Dale, from a distance, wishing he could somehow fall for her. She doesn't know that he's thinking the same thing about her.
Time Period: Modern
Word Count: 12,308
Style: First person, alternating perspectives
"I want there to be a place in the world where people can engage in one another’s differences in a way that is redemptive, full of hope and possibility."