Just in time for Valentine’s Day comes a confection from David Levithan that is sure to have fans of Boy Meets Boy eager to devour it. Here are How They Met and Other Stories. 41aw5ohgnyl-_ac_ul_sr_ Eighteen stories about love in many forms, from falling for your local. How They Met and Other Stories. David Levithan. Add to cartright $ tablet Buy the ebook. albumAdd to wishlist. Eighteen stories, all about.

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There is all-consuming and passionate stories. Good thing the author indicated that he wrote the stories during high school. Not very memorable – the protagonist was alright, but the plot was nothing to write home about. See all books by David Levithan. Gay-themed coming-of-age story encourages tolerance.

What are the advantages and disadvantages of each form? How They Met and Other Stories. It’s a lovely collection; it touched my heart and made me smile.

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How They Met And Other Stories is a perfect short novel that speaks davvid love, heartbreak, moving on, otuer and memories. What do you think is appealing about his books? Another free-verse poem, and although I didn’t like this one quite as much, it was still well-written. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. I especially loved the ending, it shows the need to stand out for yourself and for the people you love, no matter what or who is in front of you.

Your review has been submitted successfully, thank you. Stories that will now live on, whether in fame or infamy. My rating is more like 3. My two favorite stories in the book both ended up being about boys dating boys and dealing with family dynamics: A VERY painful prom story. I must admit that I’m partial to these kinds of stories; but, I think that this is one of the best ways to tell them.


A little disjointed but fun. Love is love is love and it doesn’t matter how the parties associate themselves, all that matter I thought that this was a brilliant book. Is it OK for kids to read books outside their reading levels? With that all being said, there were a few towards the end that I couldn’t get through very well.

Coming of Age Book type: I have God, I loved this book. Here was my opinion of that story, exactly as it appeared in the original review: Personalize Common Sense for your family. I’m losing hope in humanity kidding.

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View all 4 comments. We love short stories! By the fifth story though I was kind of sick of reading about love, as one would expect from me.

Eavid are experiencing technical difficulties. Some of the stories will make you laugh, and some will make you sad, but all are completely enjoyable. Practice was different now.

One of my favorites is “Alumni Interview,” which starts like this: Sep 09, Stephanie rated it really liked it Shelves: We should have said we’d keep in words, because they are all we can string between us–words on a telephone line, words appearing on a screen. Quotes from How They Met, and David Levithan David Levithan is an American young adult fiction author and editor.


About David Levithxn When not writing during spare hours on weekends, David Levithan is editorial director at Scholastic and the founding editor of the PUSH imprint, which is devoted to finding new voices and new authors in teen literature.

This was not the Nutcracker. But they are all cute little stories about finding love and are otheer the quick read. Column 4 Our impact report: Your purchase helps us remain independent and ad-free.

How They Met, And Other Stories

Get full reviews, ratings, and advice delivered weekly to your inbox. This book originally came out for Valentine’s Day. So, if you like romance give this one a go, if not maybe learn from my mistakes and stay clear.

The format felt more like a gimmick than real experimentation, and the story wasn’t levituan interesting. When you’re a boy dancer, your progression through the Nutcracker is like this: Tender tale about a boy whose moms split up. There seems to be a general theme throughout the anthology of admiring someone from afar – sometimes, the admiring is eventually answered, sometimes not. Common Sense Media, a nonprofit organization, earns a small affiliate fee from Amazon or iTunes when you use our links to make a purchase.

I’m giving him a little levitha, since Levithan is gay himself, but it was still a little annoying. The transitions were weird. A girl who is dealing -in her own way- with having her heart broken.