Stars in Their Eyes by Jessica Walton

Stars in Their Eyes

Jessica Walton with Aśka (Illustrator)

216 pages first pub 2021 (editions)

fiction graphic novel lgbtqia+ young adult emotional funny lighthearted slow-paced


Maisie has always dreamed of meeting her hero, Kara Bufano, an amputee actor who plays a kick-arse amputee character in her favourite show. Fancon is big and exciting and exhausting. Then she meets Ollie, a cute volunteer who she has a lot in comm...

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Community Reviews Summary of 87 reviews


lighthearted 84%
funny 64%
hopeful 53%
emotional 30%
inspiring 28%
relaxing 17%
informative 15%
adventurous 10%
reflective 10%


fast 64%
medium 30%
slow 5%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 83% | A mix: 16%

Strong character development?

No: 51% | Yes: 24% | It's complicated: 18% | N/A: 6%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 100%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 100%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

No: 67% | Yes: 14% | It's complicated: 11% | N/A: 5%

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