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Hubert, Caillou, Marie (Illustrator), Homel, David (Translator). Vancouver, BC: Arsenal Pulp Press , 2014. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH GA 600 HUB 2014
A bittersweet graphic novel about a nerdy teenaged boy who falls in love with the cool kid at school. ; Adrian isn't very happy these days. He lives in a small town and goes to a Catholic high school. He wears glasses, secretly reads philosophy books, and wishes he had more muscles. He's dogged by …
Title
Adrian and the tree of secrets
Author
Hubert
Caillou, Marie (Illustrator)
Homel, David (Translator)
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Arsenal Pulp Press
Year Published
2014
Physical Description
Paperback: 125 pages
Topics
Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgendered Issues
Young Adults Sexuality
LGBT
Abstract
A bittersweet graphic novel about a nerdy teenaged boy who falls in love with the cool kid at school.
Adrian isn't very happy these days. He lives in a small town and goes to a Catholic high school. He wears glasses, secretly reads philosophy books, and wishes he had more muscles. He's dogged by a strict mother, bullied by fellow players on the soccer field, and chastised by the school principal, who considers rumors about Adrian being gay as a sign that he is "ill." But Jeremy, the coolest kid at school, thinks otherwise; he takes Adrian on scooter trips, where they end up in Jeremy's secret treehouse stealing kisses. Adrian finds himself falling in love, until Jeremy's girlfriend rats them out, sending Jeremy into a tailspin of embarrassment. What will become of Adrian?
Adrian and the Tree of Secrets is a poignant, beautifully illustrated graphic novel about first love, growing up, and having the courage to be true to yourself.
ISBN
9781551525563
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH GA 600 HUB 2014
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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