The Perks of Being a Wallflower
MTV Books/Gallery Books
Charlie struggles to cope with complex world of high school as he deals with the confusions of sex and love, the temptations of drugs, and the pain of losing a close friend and a favorite aunt.
Family Relationships; LGBTQ (Gender and Sexuality); Family member death; Gay/Lesbian; death of an aunt; grief; homosexual; gay teenager; gay friend
mother and father
YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2002 Relationships: Friends and Families
high school students; sexual abuse; adolescence; letters; coming of age
Chbosky, Stephen, "The Perks of Being a Wallflower" (1999). Diverse Families. 1257.