The Jesus Container, because of the Alex Sanchez (Simon & Schuster) High-college older Paul provides old Angie as the middle school, plus they are good along with her: he’s got most of the exact same welfare, eg vocal within their church choir, and being effective into the Bible pub. But when a different sort of son, Manuel, transfers on their university, Paul must rethink their lifetime. Talking to Manuel can make Paul reconsider that thought opinion he has got leftover invisible, and hearing Manuel’s interpretation out-of Biblical verses to your homosexuality causes Paul to help you re-evaluate that which you the guy sensed. Manuel’s outspokenness produces dramatic effects at school, culminating in the a scary disease which leads Paul when deciding to take a great sit.
Pebbles King, by the Teas Benduhn (Simon & Schuster) There was a very carefully developed equilibrium anywhere between Aurin and her members of the family Kenney and you may Fred. But once Neila touches its network, Aurin knows that she and you can Neila are receiving more nearest and dearest. Beverage Benduhn discusses an adolescent decision-making regarding their upcoming when you find yourself seeking to not ever get rid of her earlier in the day.
Manuel is the first publicly homosexual teenager individuals in their small urban area has ever before came across, however he states he is also a committed Christian
Difficult Love, by the Ellen Wittlinger (Simon & Schuster) This really stylish, most contemporary book invest the industry of home made zines (magazines) finds 16-year-dated John “Gio” Galardi, Jr., shedding crazy about the incredible Marisol Guzman, a self-declared Puerto Rican Cuban Yankee Lesbian. Both means an unlikely relationship considering zines, alienation, and you will dreams of stay away from. Lire la suite