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); Gay/Lesbian; 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.