Love & Lies: Marisol's Story
Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
LGBTQ (Gender and Sexuality); Homosexuality; lesbian; gay; same sex relationship
When Marisol, a self-confident eighteen-year-old lesbian, moves to Cambridge, Massachusetts to work and try to write a novel, she falls under the spell of her beautiful but deceitful writing teacher, while also befriending a shy, vulnerable girl from Indiana.
50 Books about Writers and Writing, 2012 Gay and Lesbian Themes and Topics in Selected Children's and Young Adult Books, 2009 Choices, 2009 Rainbow List, 2009 Lambda Literary Award, 2009, Finalist, LGBT Children's/Young Adult Cybils Awards, 2008, Finalist, Young Adult Novels Lambda Literary Award, 2008, Finalist
authorship; honesty; interpersonal relations; lesbians; Cambridge (Mass.); manipulation
Wittlinger, Ellen, "Love & Lies: Marisol's Story" (2008). DIVerse Families. 509.