Boy Meets Boy
Random House Children's Books, 2009年2月19日 - 240 頁
This is the story of Paul, a sophomore at a high school like no other: The cheerleaders ride Harleys, the homecoming queen used to be a guy named Daryl (she now prefers Infinite Darlene and is also the star quarterback), and the gay-straight alliance was formed to help the straight kids learn how to dance.
But as I've told him a million times, when it comes to true dancing, it doesn't matter what you look like—it's all about the joy you feel. Zeke's jive is infectious. People are crooning and swooning into one another.
It's like a gift to hear. "Yeah, we go to school together." I say casually. "The high school?" "That's the one." I'm looking down. He has perfect hands. "I go there, too." "You do?" I can't believe I've never seen him before.
But I remain quiet, because now it's a quiet night, and Tony is already walking back to the parking lot. "What's a Kiwanis?" he yells over his shoulder. I tell him it sounds like a bird. A bird from somewhere far, far away.
Joni's clock says it's 12:48, but we're okay, since it's been an hour fast since Daylight Saving Time ended. We drive into the blue-black, the radio mellow now, the hour slowly turning from nighttime to sleep.
"It's when a boy likes other boys" she explained. I pointed over to the painting corner, where Greg Easton was wrestling on the ground with Ted Halpern. "Is Greg gay?" I asked. "No." Mrs. Benchly answered. "At least, not yet.
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LibraryThing Review用戶評語 - SerenaYates - LibraryThing
An interesting and wonderful book about one of the aspects of growing up: the definition of who the main character Paul becomes when he falls in love with Noah. One of the things I found fascinating ... 閱讀評論全文
LibraryThing Review用戶評語 - ViragoReads - LibraryThing
The first thing I gotta say is, I'm mad at myself for not reading this the moment it arrived in the mail! The other first thing I gotta say is, I want to go to this high school!!! There should be a ... 閱讀評論全文