"You have to read this. Rainbow Rowell, bestselling author ofEleanor & Park
In his follow-up to ttheNew York Timesbestselling author ofEvery Day, andDavid Levithan, coauthor of bestsellers Will Grayson, Will Grayson(with John Green) andNick & Norah's Infinite Playlist (with Rachel Cohn), crafts a novel that theLos Angeles Timescalls open, frank, and ultimately optimistic.
Based on true events and narrated by a Greek Chorus of the generation of gay men lost to AIDS Two Boys Kissing
follows Harry and Craig, two seventeen-year-olds who are about to take part in a 32-hour marathon of kissing to set a new Guinness World Record. While the two increasingly dehydrated and sleep-deprived boys are locking lips, they become a focal point in the lives of other teens dealing with universal questions of love, identity, and belonging.
Named to the National Book Award Longlist
A Lambda Literary Award Winner
A Stonewall Honor Book
An intriguing, complex narrative with an unusual point of view and] a quality of retrospection that is rare (and refreshing) in YA literature. The Washington Post
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