Three high school seniors, a jock with a girlfriend and an alcoholic father, a closeted gay, and a flamboyant gay rights advocate, all struggle with family issues, gay bashers, first sex, and conflicting feelings about each other. A 2001 Lambda Literary Award Finalist and a 2002 American Library Association (ALA) Best Books For Young Adults title.
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|Lexile ® Measure||460L|
|Product Type||Paperback Books|
|Primary Contributor||Alex Sanchez|
|Age Groups||Ages 13 to 15, Ages 16 to 18|
|Publisher||Simon & Schuster, Inc.|