Warm, humorous, and smoothly readable story of three girls who’ve been friends forever. Nina, Avery, and Mel are the “Bermudez Triangle”. THE BERMUDEZ TRIANGLE. Maureen Johnson, Author. Penguin/Razorbill $ (p) ISBN Biphobia and The Bermudez Triangle: An Open Letter to Maureen Johnson jcatgrl: “ Dear Maureen, When my mother got me The Bermudez.

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The novel is very real and the character’s emotions are easily relatable. Books by Maureen Johnson.

I’m really glad it’s a book. I mean, yes, besides the fact that Steve broke up with Nina for a girl just like her and that he was saving the world while they were apart, he was a bad boyfriend.

But somehow by the end, Maureen Johnson had me rooting for all of them. Anyway, though, at some point, this changed, and the characters became more fleshed out, and I started to actually sympathize with them and get where they were coming from.


Sign in to write reviews. Read on for more about Brock and his book, an interview, an excerpt, plus an giveaway! Kristie Lowry, Promotions Manager. Because, ten years out from the writing of that book, this is what I was hoping we would have more of.

Because we currently live in a goofy, hetronormative world that falsely assumes everyone is cisgendered—we get problems when normal, healthy kids start to come into their trisngle natures and smack up against this wall of garbage. Oct 06, Pages Young Adult Buy. This book has many amazing and complex issues at hand. And while Mel has pretty much always known she was gay, Avery only becomes more and more confused as the book goes on. I wanted to paint the picture complexly, warts and all.


At camp, Nina falls in love with Steve, her eco-warrior boyfriend. I really liked this book!

The Bermudez Triangle

This is am amazing book about best friends and love, things that hopefully everyone can understand and relate to. My biggest problem was Nina an I love this book’s premise so, so, so very much. Quotes from The Bermudez Tria The only part I didn’t like was Nina’s end. Loved her to bits. Description Grade 9 Up-Johnson begins this exceptional novel in a lightweight fashion but quickly segues into more serious issues that affect the three young women who make up the Bermudez Triangle.

Tides of the Dark Crystal 3. And more and more until every one of these walls of garbage comes down. Steve is her first love, but he also happens to live in Oregon, miles away from where she lives in New York.

It helps that the book is entirely in trianglle person, switching between the perspectives of Mel, Avery, and Nina. To ask other readers questions about The Bermudez Triangleplease sign up.

A romantic relationship with your best friend? Reading this book really made me think about the way I chose books to read, and reminded me to not only not books by their covers, but not to judge books by subject matters that I didn’t think I would understand or relate to. This “heterofluid” identity made me think a lot.


The Bermudez Triangle by Maureen Johnson Book Reviews

He’s quirky and weird and nice. I loved the ending, because although it was sad, it was filled with hope. Now that may sound strange coming from the mouth of someone who primarily reads fantasy, but within that genre my favorite books tend to be the one’s where I can see the characters as being realistic people in their given situation. Though, to my memory she didn’t use any footage, and just linked to some, which she suggested you watch so you know exactly what her attackers are saying.

Aug 05, Sylwia Wish Fulfillment rated it really liked it. Macy’s school officially classifies her as “disturbed,” but Macy isn’t The more confused she became, the maueren true to life it felt. Nina, Avery, Mel, and their friends, all felt like people that you could meet walking down the street.

Avery trixngle for someone she befmudez really close and then realised that maybe this was not something that she wanted and maybe she is really confused about what she wants and Mel was someone who knew what she wanted but would have never maudeen anything about it but through Avery and everything that happened with her she got stronger and decided to fight for what she wanted and Nina is som I did not expect that.