Love Is the Higher Law
Alfred A. Knopf
Three New York City teens--Claire, Jasper, and Peter--express their reactions to the bombing of the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001, and its impact on their lives and the world.
Racial Diversity; LGBTQ (Gender and Sexuality); Interracial; Gay/Lesbian; interracial relationship; gay; gay teenager; same-sex relationship
male teenagers; female teenager
Korean / White
Abraham Lincoln Illinois High School Book Award, 2012
Oregon Reader's Choice Award, 2012
Capitol Choices: Noteworthy Books for Children and Teens, 2010
Rainbow List, 2010 Fiction
Stuff for the Teen Age, 2010 New York
New York City; 9/11; twin towers; terrorism; experiences; high school; tragedy; music
Levithan, David, "Love Is the Higher Law" (2009). Diverse Families. 1472.