Someday This Pain Will Be Useful to You
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Eighteen-year-old James living in New York City with his older sister and divorced mother struggles to find a direction for his life.
Family Relationships; LGBTQ (Gender and Sexuality); Divorce; Gay/Lesbian; divorced parents; gay; gay adult
divorced mother and father
Great Lakes Great Books Award, 2009, Honor Book, Grades 9-12
Lambda Literary Award, 2008, Finalist, Children's (Young Adult)
college; Brown University; indecision; property; real estate; sister; Midwest; part-time job; New York; fear
Cameron, Peter, "Someday This Pain Will Be Useful to You" (2007). Diverse Families. 1920.