A Question of Manhood
Kensington Publishing Corp
When his brother, a soldier in the Army during the Vietnam War, reveals that he is gay, and then is killed in action, sixteen-year-old Paul Landon, haunted by a knowledge he cannot share, gets a glimpse of who his brother really was when he meets JJ, a new employee at his parent's pet supply store--and a gay college freshman.
Family Relationships: LGBTQ (Gender and Sexuality); Family member death; Military families; Homosexuality; death of a brother; brother in the military; gay; gay brother; gay friend
mother and father
Rainbow List, 2012 Young Adult Fiction
Vietnam War; killed in action; pet store; friendship; grief; secrets
Reardon, Robin, "A Question of Manhood" (2010). DIVerse Families. 1380.