When their parents announce they are taking in a fellow student for a month, 16-year-old twins Kyle and Judy sit up and take notice. Kyle has just come out of the closet to his family and fears he'll never know what it is like to date a guy. Judy is pretending to be born-again to attract a boy who heads a Bible study group. And Garret Johnson is new in town-- a mysterious loner who claims to be a vampire. Both twins are intrigued.
LGBTQ (Gender and Sexuality); Gay/Lesbian; Bisexuality; gay; gay teenager; bisexual; bisexual teenager
female teenager; male teenager
mother and father
gay male; bisexual male
Cybils Awards, 2011, Nominee, Fiction Young Adult
Lambda Literary Award, 2012, Finalist, LGBT Children's/Young Adult
Rainbow List, 2012 Young Adult Fiction
big family; vampire; religion; Christianity; insecurities; twins; bullying; house guest; high school
Ryan, Patrick, "Gemini Bites" (2011). DIVerse Families. 1466.