• The story follows Jack Masselin, a 17-year-old popular boy who secretly has a neurological disorder called prosopagnosia that inhibits his ability to recognize faces, and Libby Strout, a 16-year-old overweight girl who had to be lifted from her home by crane after a panic attack.


  • Jack Masselin, the young man in Jennifer Nivens Holding Up the Universe, suffers from prosopagnosia, commonly called face blindness.

    Similarly, is holding up the universe fiction? Holding Up the Universe Hardcover – October 4, 2016. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. From the author of the New York Times bestseller All the Bright Places comes a heart-wrenching story about what it means to see someone—and love someone—for who they truly are.

    Similarly, it is asked, what does Jack have in holding up the universe?

    Holding Up the Universe written by Jennifer Niven is a heartfelt young adult novel about two characters Jack and Libby. Jack is a senior in high school who suffers from a severe illness called prosopagnosia, an inability to recognize the faces of familiar people.

    Who Wrote holding up the universe?

    Jennifer Niven

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