David Fenne

Age 14 +
28 March 2024
400 pages


'An edge-of-your-seat plot combines with adorable characters to make this a smart, witty and utterly compelling read.' - SIMON JAMES GREEN, author of Boy Like Me

Emotions are hard . . . but mind games are the worst.

Steven Percival has been thriving. After an idyllic summer with his boyfriend Troy, his emomancy powers are under control and he can't wait to start uni life in London. But things don't exactly go to plan . . .
Alongside terrible housemates and frazzled friendships, Steven and Troy are recruited by DEMA for a mission which will bring the buried past crashing to the present and make Steven question his own reality. And who can Steven trust when life turns upside down?

The second instalment in this queer YA fantasy trilogy includes plenty of new drama, intrigue and jaw-dropping surprises. It's bound to enchant fans of Alice Oseman, F.T. Lukens and Erik J. Brown.


'OVERTHINKING is the perfect sequel for fans of OVEREMOTIONAL, a celebration of big feelings and teenage friendship. I loved every page.' - MELISSA WELLIVER, author of My Love Life and the Apocalypse

'OVERTHINKING takes everything that made OVEREMOTIONAL such a thrilling read and dials it up a notch. A spellbinding, edge-of-your-seat sequel, not to be missed!' - WILLIAM HUSSEY, author of Broken Hearts and Zombie Parts

"I loved OVERTHINKING just as much as OVEREMOTIONAL! It's twisty, fun and heartwarming, with the most gorgeously written relationships." - AMY MCCAW, the MINA AND THE UNDEAD series

"A fast-paced action which keeps up the momentum to its twisty climax. It's an incredibly fun ride." - RAVENA GURON, author of This Book Kills
'OVERTHINKING is funny, pacy and smart - do not underestimate Fenne's power to make you laugh while you're simultaneously suffering with his characters'