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A Boy's Own Story: A Novel

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 5, 2008

    Amazing

    I was almost turned off at first because this book's plot had a sort of loose chronological construction, but do not let that dissuade you! Each scene in this boy's life will start something inside you and will make you think in ways you never have. This was certainly one of the most moving and satisfying endings to a book I have ever read.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 19, 2002

    Terrific!

    A gay coming of age story set in the 50. The author did a great job!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 19, 2000

    A Must for People of All Sexual Preferences

    As a teenage female, I read this book. It evokes memories, and emotions no matter what your sexual orientation. Also, being a student at the high school that the author graduated from, I feel a certain attachment to the plot, and feelings. Anyone, who wishes to enrich their life, and worldly wisdom, should read this book, and change themselves for the better.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 16, 2000

    Required reading for all gay men

    This was one of the most poignant and inticing novels I have read in a long time. The imagery that Mr. White uses is just gorgeous!! I had to read the book twice in one sitting just because I loved it so much!!

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