Arthur A. Levine Books
Tired of being known as "the gay kid," Rafe Goldberg decides to assume a new persona when he comes east and enters an elite Massachusetts prep school--but trying to deny his identity has both complications and unexpected consequences.
LGBTQ (Gender and Sexuality); Homosexuality; gay child; homosexual
mother and father
Crystal Kite Member Choice Award, 2014, Finalist, Author (Southwest(Nevada, Arizona, Utah, Southern Idaho, Colorado, Wyoming, New Mexico)
Lambda Literary Award, 2014, Finalist, LGBT Children's/Young Adult
Sid Fleischman Humor Award, 2014, Winner, General Fiction
Sid Fleischman Humor Award, 2014, Winner
Amelia Elizabeth Walden Award, 2014, Finalist, Young Adult Literature
dentity; prep schools; Massachusetts
Konigsberg, Bill, "Openly Straight" (2013). DIVerse Families. 743.