A same-sex romance that explores what happens when love online and in the real world collide.
Because of his social anxiety, Alex finds it easier to deal with people online. When he starts chatting with Dorian, he's not expecting them to have such a great connection — but they do, and Alex and Dorian soon begin an online romance. Everything is going well until Alex starts to have feelings for a boy in his English class. Now he's confused — does he want love online or is he ready for love in real life?
About the Author
TRACY GOLDFARB is a writer and artist who is involved in the LGBTQ+ community. Tracy attended the Ontario College of Art and Design University for sculpture and currently teaches fabrication skills at Humber College. Love, IRL is their first YA novel. Tracy lives in Toronto.
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