Jeff & Will are on the movie this week. That doesn’t stop them from bringing you the very best in gay fiction. Jeff reviews the audiobook of Jack of Thorns by Amelia Faulkner and narrated by Joel Leslie. The guys also discuss the YouTube Red original series Step Up: High Water, a spin off of the Step Up movie franchise.
Jeff interviews Becky Albertalli, author of the best selling book Simon vs. The Homo Sapiens Agenda which hits the big screen this week under the title Love, Simon. Jeff and Becky talk extensively about the book’s journey to the screen, including why the title changed, which actor came up with a new scene that Becky loves, and Oreos!
Here are the things we talk about in this episode:
- Big Gay Fiction Podcast on Patreon.com
- Big Gay Fiction Podcast patrons on BGFP website
- Tracker Hacker (Codename: Winger #1) by Jeff Adams on Amazon
- Jack of Thorns (Inheritance #1) by Amelia Faulkner, narrated by Joel Leslie on Amazon
- Step Up: High Water on YouTube Red
- Becky Albertalli Interview
- Becky Albertalli: website | Facebook | Twitter | Amazon
- Simon vs. The Homo Sapiens Agenda by Becky Albertalli on Amazon
- Love, Simon film website
- YA Yay! Featuring Becky Albertalli interviewed by Jeff Adams and Wt Prater from May 26, 2015 on BlogTalkRadio
- The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky on Amazon
- The Perks of Being a Wallflower film on Amazon
- Adam Silvera on Amazon