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As the two friends share more about their lives, John begins to think about his own sexuality. This article needs additional citations iwttlinger verification. Dianna sings a song for John called “Hard Love. This self-consciously up-to-date novel scratches the surface of perhaps too many issues, but John’s intelligent, literate yet raw entries betray more to readers than he knows of himself.

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No one had ever told him that they liked him, and he falls in hwrd with her. ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. A Mother for Choco.

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At the prom, she is confused at John’s desire to parade his heterosexuality to his friends. Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a harr life. On the sandy beaches by the Bluefish Wharf Inn, John realizes just how hard love can be.

Your display name should be at least 2 characters long. Booklist Even minor characters on the edges of the story are wonderfully crafted and convincing. While John is spending time with his divorced father, he starts to ask questions about Al, the man his mother is marrying.


You Are Not Here. Sure, it isn’t a perfect novel or even a classic like The Great Gatsby, but it gave me something that I wouldn’t have gotten otherwise. Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. More books from this author: The Secret Life of Prince Charming. I really don’t understand the complaints of other reviewers who say that these are not ‘real’ or ‘normal’ teenagers.

However, there was no deceit but only misunderstanding of intentions. Alexa Actionable Wtitlinger for the Web. While at first their friendship is based on zines, dysfuntional families, and dreams of escape, wittlingeer both John and Marisol begin to shed their protective shells. This work did flow, kept your interest and had a redeeming quality.

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As the weekend passes, Dianna and John develop a relationship while Marisol is off partying. He uses the pen name Giovanni and really likes one zine by Marisol who is Puerto Rican, Cuban and a lesbian. What’s in a Name. Hard Love by Ellen Wittlinger.