Leah Burke—girl-band drummer, master of deadpan, and Simon Spier’s best friend from the award-winning Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda—takes center stage in this novel of first love and senior-year angst.When it comes to drumming, Leah Burke is usually on beat—but real life isn’t always so rhythmic. An anomaly in her friend group, she’s the only child of a young, single mom, and her life is decidedly less privileged. She loves to dra...
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- Reread 11/17/17: Of course I had to reread this on Becky's birthday. It was even more incredible than the first time. 5/5 stars, of course. Becky's books deserve no less. In my opinion, this is her best book yet, and I cannot wait for everyone to read it. You all are going to fall in love with Leah and her story. I read this as an early read. Full review to come closer to release date, because I don't want to give away anything!
- Y'all are 100% not ready for the glory that is this book. I can't wait to have an actual copy in my hands.(I did a sensitivity read for this)
- honestly, i just love this book so much. i mean, i read it in a day back in March. y'all will absolutely adore it and all the positive rep inside. Get ready. I'm saying this now:LEAH ON THE OFFBEAT is Becky's best book yet. Leah is unapologetically real, and you will love it. absolutely and thoroughly in love with this beautynow to steep in its gloriousness, and perpetually reread this, SIMON, and UPSIDE.