See all of LJ’s 2013 Bests Levithan, David. Two Boys Kissing. Knopf. ISBN 9780307931900. $16.99. Exes Craig and Henry are inspired to break the World Record for longest kiss. During the 32-hour vigil, Ryan and Avery meet at a gay prom, longtime boyfriends Neil and Peter chafe at the ties that bind, and depressed Cooper [...]
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Every year, it feels more difficult to declare any group of books for teens to be the “best,” particularly when considering the appeal to an adult audience. Best for whom? Best at what? Nevertheless, in a field crowded with superlatives, these ten stand out. Whether through quality prose or the flawless execution of an ambitious [...]