Where I End and You Begin

 
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Where I End and You Begin
Age Range
12+
Release Date
June 04, 2019
ISBN
978-1484798355
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Ezra Slevin is an anxious, neurotic insomniac who spends his nights questioning his place in the universe and his days obsessing over Imogen, a nerdy girl with gigantic eyebrows and a heart of gold.

For weeks, Ezra has been working up the courage to invite Imogen to prom. The only problem is Imogen's protective best friend, Wynonna Jones. Wynonna has blue hair, jams to '80s rock, and has made a career out of tormenting Ezra for as long as he can remember.

Then, on the night of a total solar eclipse, something strange happens to Ezra and Wynonna--and they wake up in each other's bodies. Not only that, they begin randomly swapping back and forth every day! Ezra soon discovers Wynonna's huge crush on his best friend, Holden, a five-foot-nothing girl magnet with anger management problems. With no end to their curse in sight, Ezra makes Wynonna a proposition: While swapping bodies, he will help her win Holden's heart?but only if she helps him woo Imogen.

Forming an uneasy alliance, Ezra and Wynonna embark on a collision course of mistaken identity, hurt feelings, embarrassing bodily functions, and a positively byzantine production of Twelfth Night. Ezra wishes he could be more like Wynonna's badass version of Ezra--but he also realizes he feels more like himself while being Wynonna than he has in a long time?

Wildly entertaining and deeply heartfelt, Where I End and You Begin is a brilliant, unapologetic exploration of what it means to be your best self.

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Humorous Body-Swapping Story
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All Ezra wants to do is ask his crush Imogen to the prom. But when he and his friend Holden break into their school on the night of a solar eclipse, something strange happen. Ezra wakes up in Imogen's friend Wynonna's body. Soon, they find themselves swapping back and forth into each others bodies.

The two discover that they both have crushes on each other's best friend, so they decide to help each other out. Wynonna will help Ezra get with Imogen and Ezra will help Wynonna get with Holden. The agreement leaves the two nervous as they explore things through each other's eyes. Ezra realizes what he really wants and who he really wants to be.

WHERE I END AND YOU BEGIN is full of humor and addresses gender fluidity in a positive way. It also focuses on the importance of friendship and being yourself. There are a lot of pop culture references to bring the story into today's world. I love Ezra's character and found myself laughing several times in this book.


Final Verdict: I would recommend this to fans of friendship, body-swapping stories, finding who you are, humor, pop culture, and romance.
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