Speak & Listen

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A 'To All The Boys I've Love Before' fanfic: Adrian Spector who keeps a chest filled with love letters from 4th grade for both his straight and gay crushes is betrayed by Sophia, his best friend, who sends out all 24 letters to their respective recipients. Expecting a love story, his world is turned upside down unexpectedly when murder and rape ensues.

Thriller / Mystery
Ricky Ncukana
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“Speak & Listen” is a fictional novel that deals with coming-of-age themes of sexual orientation and general livelihood in the Queer community. Furthermore, there is usage of strong language, sexual explicitness and common, social issues teenagers and progressing young adults are facing today. A trusted adult may be needed.


Sophomore novel by South African artist Ricky Ncukana deals with a teenager dealing with Generalized Anxiety Disorder who creates a ripple effect by writing letters to all his crushes. His best friend sends out the letters to their rightful recipients, unveiling historical attachments through insightful flashbacks, triggering unwanted traumas and igniting conversations. As the characters in the story change, so does he.

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Waneeda: Love this book can't wait for the next one

kerryt1207: This was a great read would love more like this🤪

Kaari: Leaves you on the edge of your seat for sure. You fall for the characters easily and get caught up reading well past bed time lol. The only thing I found to critique on would be the length of the chapters and that sometimes what the characters are thinking on their heads is longer than actual com...

Suzanne Pelkey: Absolutely amazing book loved it!

Anginita: Good book. Reading them all

mgttkinsella: Great book really enjoyed it

cassie: Very good book wish or a good hook in the story. Some Grammer and spelling errors, but hey, we are all human.

taurinorum: I know Aria lost her memory but, at the beginning of the book, she asks herself too many questions for my taste. The reading's pace is almost always the same. Besides that, good start and idea.

caseyw282: Excellent read! I liked it so much, I went on the kksdarkerotica site and bought it! Thrilling, sexy, arousing...definitely a page turner! ♥️

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패티: Estuvo fuerte el asunto..🥵Por favor que Baek me pase el PDF del libro para invocar incubos..🤭

Genevieve: I like the book and I would tell people to read,there’s some words spelled wrong but who cares

alicevu82: This story is beautifully written and I can’t wait for the updatekeep up the good work ❤️😊

aduerr46: I love this story so much!

Chetachukwu: I like the love affair how it began and i am hoping to see how it will end.I'm eating because this story is fantastic😍

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