“Sweet as Honey” is a novel about life in the small town of Aster Valley and the many colorful characters who call it home. The story follows several different families, all of whom are affected by the arrival of a new family in town – a family that happens to be made up of gay parents. This book tackles issues such as love, loss, acceptance, and prejudice head-on with humor and compassion. It’s an LGBTQ+ story that will leave you feeling hopeful and inspired.
For who is this book for ?
This book is perfect for anyone who enjoys heartwarming LGBTQ+ stories with a touch of humor. It’s ideal for fans of books such as “The Sun Is Also A Star” and “Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda”.
- The characters are vividly written and lovable
- The plot is well executed with many surprises
- It’s an important story that will make you think about the world around you
- The book is a little too cheesy at times
- It’s a bit predictable
- characterization could be better
Learn more about the author
Lucy Lennox is a queer writer and artist from the UK. She relocated to Spain in 2017, where she now lives with her wife and two cats. When she’s not writing or drawing, she can be found drinking wine on a beach or wandering around aimlessly looking for tapas.
“One of the most heartwarming and life-affirming books I have ever read. I laughed, I cried, and ultimately found myself cheering for the characters as they overcame their hardships.”
“I absolutely loved this book! The characters are so well-developed and the story is moving and heartfelt. I highly recommend it to anyone who wants a good read that will make you think about important issues.”
“An absolutely lovely novel. I was enamored with the characters and their tales from beginning to end.”
“This book was amazing! It had everything I love in a story – humor, heartache, and hope. The characters were so well-developed that I felt like I really knew them. The plot was unpredictable and kept me glued to the pages until the very end. If you’re looking for an emotional read that will stay with you long after finishing it, then look no further than Sweet as Honey.”