Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Waiting on Wednesday: Calculus of Change

Waiting On Wednesday was created by Jill over at Breaking The Spine. It's a weekly post for you to share what upcoming books you can't wait for! Here's mine for the week.

Title: The Calculus of Change
AuthorJessie Hilb
Release Date: February 27, 2018

A poignant and empowering teen novel of grief, unrequited love, and finding comfort in one's own skin.

Aden isn't looking for love in her senior year. She's much more focused on things like getting a solo gig at Ike's and keeping her brother from illegal herbal recreation. But when Tate walks into Calculus class wearing a yarmulke and a grin, Aden's heart is gone in an instant.

The two are swept up in a tantalizingly warm friendship, complete with long drives with epic soundtracks and deep talks about life, love, and spirituality. With Tate, Aden feels closer to her mom—and her mom's faith—than she has since her mother died years ago. Everyone else—even Aden's brother and her best friend—can see their connection, but does Tate?

Navigating uncertain romance and the crises of those she loves, Aden must decide how she chooses to see herself and how to honor her mom’s memory. (taken from

Why I Need It: 

The first thing that caught my eye was the cute cover, and the second was the phrase "complete with long drives with epic soundtracks and deep talks." It instantly reminded me of Amy and Roger's Epic Detour, which I adored. Definitely going to keep an eye out for this one next year!