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Two Parties, One Tux, and a Very Short Film about The Grapes of Wrath

Title

Two Parties, One Tux, and a Very Short Film about The Grapes of Wrath

Authors

Steven Goldman

Publisher

Blumsbury

Publication Year

2008

ISBN

9781599902715

Pages

307 pages

Genre

realism

Format

novel

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

Mitch, a shy and awkward high school junior, negotiates the difficult social situations he encounters, both with girls and with his best friend David, after David reveals to him that he is gay.

Grade Level

6-8; 9-12

Lexile Measure

HL770L

Topic

LGBTQ (Gender and Sexuality); Homosexuality; gay; gay teenager

Main Character

male teenager

Race/Ethnicities

White

Family Formation

mother and father

LGBTQ+

gay male

Keywords

high school; class assignments; claymation; The Grapes of Wrath; prom; dating; crushes; film class; friendship

Diversity Impact

indirect

Two Parties, One Tux, and a Very Short Film about The Grapes of Wrath

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