Hold Me Closer: The Tiny Cooper Story
Larger-than-life Tiny Cooper finally gets to tell his story, from his fabulous birth and childhood to his quest for true love and his infamous parade of ex-boyfriends, in the form of a musical he wrote.
LGBTQ (Gender and Sexuality); Homosexuality; gay; gay teenager; same-sex relationships
mother and father
gay male; lesbian female
Best Children's Books of the Year, 2016 Fourteen and Up; Booklist Book Review Stars, 2015; Booklist Top 10 Arts Books for Youth, 2015; Booklist Top 10 LGBTQ for Youth, 2015; Rainbow List, 2016 Young Adult Fiction; School Library Journal Book Review Stars, 2015 Young Adult
musical; high school; ex-boyfriends; romance; life story
David Levithan, David, "Hold Me Closer: The Tiny Cooper Story" (2015). DIVerse Families. 1456.