Wesley Worsted Goes Outside - Booktour Review
Updated: Jun 20
Title: Wesley Worsted Goes Outside
Author: Stephanie Harper
Publisher: Writing Brave Press
Genre: Contemporary Fiction
Due to anxiety and a significant event, thirty three year old, Wesley Worsted no longer leaves his apartment. He spends his days getting his steps on his treadmill, working on his graphic novels and peaking at the outside world from inside. He likes his things and world just so. Not going outside means you have to rely on others for help; one of those things is grocery delivery. When Wesley’s usual grocery boy, Angel, is replaced by a woman named Happy his world is turned upside down!
Happy is a whirlwind; someone Wesley shouldn’t want in his world, but she is like a magnet and draws him closer and closer! But, as Happy and Wesley grow closer; Happy’s past comes back and she finds herself in trouble, Wesley must decide if he can finally has a reason to push him past his agoraphobia and leave his apartment.
Rating: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ What a great story! I loved these characters; the whole cast was great! Strong themes of anxiety, living with fear and the need for human connection. Perfect for fans of Meredith, Alone.