WHEN KATIE MET CASSIDY
A gutsy book that breathes a breath of fresh air into the genre of romance novels, When Katie Met Cassidy boldly explores the dynamic nature of sexuality and gender. Brimming with joy and humor, this quick-paced plot opens a window into the LGBTQ community, developing characters who are relatable and grounding it with a core romance that is truly heartwarming.
When Katie Daniels rushes into her morning meeting, she isn't expecting to be set off-kilter by her opponent, especially when said opponent is a striking woman wearing a man's suit. From the instant Katie meets the confident and charismatic Cassidy Price, something about her sticks with Katie. Allowing herself to step into Cassidy's world and witness the intense friendships and community that Cassidy calls family, Katie's strong set of values begin to evolve without her realizing — along with an undeniable connection to Cassidy that causes Katie to reevaluate what it means for her to open herself to someone else. (PUTNAM, Jun., 272 pp., $25.00)