“Heartstopper: Volume One” is the first installment of a graphic novel series created by Alice Oseman. The story revolves around the lives of two teenage boys, Nick and Charlie, as they navigate friendship, love, and self-discovery.
Set in a British high school, the novel follows the blossoming relationship between Nick and Charlie. Nick, a rugby player, and Charlie, an artistic and openly gay student, become unlikely friends. As their bond deepens, they begin to confront their feelings for each other, leading to a heartwarming and tender exploration of young love and identity.