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This Will Be Funny Someday by Katie Henry

Between her controlling boyfriend, older siblings and high-powered parents, 16-year-old Izzy often keeps her thoughts to herself.  Until one day, she mistakenly walks into a stand-up comedy club and performs. After the cathartic experience, she meets Mo, an aspiring comic who’s everything Izzy’s not: bold, confident, comfortable in her skin. Mo invites Izzy to join her college-age group of friends and the Chicago open mic scene.
The only problem? Izzy tells them she’s in college too. Now, the dutiful daughter and model student is sneaking out to perform stand-up with her comedy friends, making her boyfriend and her former best friend suspicious. Izzy loves comedy and this newfound freedom. As her two parallel lives collide, Izzy must choose to either hide who she really is, or finally, truly stand up for herself.

Charming as a Verb by Ben Philippe

Henri “Halti” can charm just about anyone. He is a star debater and popular student at the prestigious FATE academy, the dutiful first-generation Haitian son, and the trusted dog walker for his wealthy New York City neighbors. But his easy smiles mask a burning ambition to attend his dream college, Columbia University.
There is only one person who seems immune to Henri’s charms: his “intense” classmate and neighbor, Corinne Troy. When she uncovers Henri’s dishonest dog-walking scheme, she blackmails him into helping her change her image at school. Henri agrees, but for his own benefit. Soon, what started as a mutual hustle turns into something more surprising than either of them ever bargained for.

Gimme Everything You Got by Iva-Marie Palmer

In 1979, the age of roller skates and feathered bangs, high school Junior Susan Klintock has lot of sexual fantasies… but not a lot of experience. No boy, at least not any she knows, has been worth taking a shot on… until Bobby McMann arrives. Bobby is foxy, charming and the coach of the brand-new girls’ soccer team. Susan feels that she doesn’t stand a chance but is always up for a challenge, so she tries out for the team to get closer to him.
Between the endless drills and demanding practices, Susan discovers that she actually loves soccer. But being a part of the first girls’ team at school means dealing with other challenges. As friendships shifts, she finds her real passions might lie in places she didn’t initially expect and that discovering who she is will mean taking risks, both on and off the field.

The Falling in Love Montage by Ciara Smyth

Saoirse Clarke isn’t looking for a relationship. But when she meets mischievous Ruby, that rule goes right out the window… kind of.
Ruby has a loophole to dating, a summer of all the best cliché movie montage dates, with a definite ending come fall so there are no broken hearts, no messy breakup. It sounds like the perfect plan, if they weren’t forgetting one thing about the Falling in Love Montage… when it’s over, the characters have fallen in love for real.

The Life and (Medieval) Times of Kit Sweetly by Jamie Pacton

Working as a wench, or waitress, at a medieval-themed restaurant, Kit Sweetly dreams of being a knight like her brother. She has the moves, is capable on a horse, and is desperate for the raise that comes with knighthood so she can help her mom pay the mortgage and hold a spot at her dream college.
Because company policy only allows guys to be knights, Kit secretly takes her brother’s place and reveals her identity at the end of the show, rocketing into internet fame and a whole lot of trouble with the management. As other wenches join her quest, a protest forms. In a joust before Castle executives, they’ll prove that gender restrictions should stay medieval… if they don’t get fired first.