"The writing grips from the start." —Kirkus
“Anthony’s organic descriptions of makeup, cosplay, and convention culture add texture to this inspiring story about self-acceptance and second chances.” —Publishers Weekly
“Stacey Anthony tore open my heart then painted, glued, and spackled it back together with this perfect cosplay romance. The delightfully queer, love-filled pick-me-up I needed!” —Jason June, New York Times bestselling author of Out of the Blue and Jay’s Gay Agenda
"Just like any meticulous cosplay craft, Breakup, Makeup is a beautiful portrayal of passion, grit, heart, and heartbreak. Readers will fall in love with Eli as they wield their bright and sharp makeup brush to color outside the lines—and to blend the lines between love and competition." —Zachary Sergi, author of Major Detours and So You Wanna Be A Pop Star?