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It's Our Prom (So Deal with It)

Title

It's Our Prom (So Deal with It)

Publisher

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers

Publication Year

2013

ISBN

9780316131445

Pages

342 pages

Genre

realism

Format

novel

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

Told in separate voices, Azure, who is a lesbian, and Luke, who is bisexual, help plan an inclusive senior prom. At the same time, Luke is writing and producing a musical about his life, both are working through the crush they have on their friend Radhika, and all three are dealing with problems at home.

Grade Level

6-8; 9-12

Topic

Family Relationships; LGBTQ (Gender and Sexuality); Divorce; Single parent; Homosexuality; Bisexuality; divorced parents; single father; lesbian teenager; bisexual teenager; same sex relationship

Main Character

boy and girl

Race/Ethnicities

White

Family Formation

single father; mother and father

LGBTQ+

female/female; male/male

Keywords

prom; interpersonal relations; high schools; popularity; family problems; inclusivity; musical; crushes

Diversity Impact

direct

It's Our Prom (So Deal with It)

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