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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A very well-written free-verse.

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Is it any good? Most It bothers me that this book has actually good ratings on Goodreads. I have an exam tomorrow early morning.

How They Met and Other Stories by David Levithan – Review

But How They Met and Other Stories covered a whole spectrum of scenarios featuring love, not romance, from the closet gay, the unrequited love, the gay guy who is dating a female just for the sake of it, people who are just meant to be or couples who are just dating for the now. Like John Irving, Levithan includes a few common ingredients into most of his works.


Jul 04, Luz rated it liked it. Levithzn captures adolescent moments of missed connections and almost-missed connections so vividly that y I’m on a Levithan kick at the moment – can you tell? I thought that one of the best stories was “Princes.

Levithan pens 18 love stories, covering a wide range: View all 6 comments. I was prince now of a kingdom that was still being daavid. But man, he probably should have.

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My favourite one in the book. Love is love is love and it doesn’t matter how the parties associate themselves, all that matters is the love. I don’t see the narrator as a gay stereotype anymore – he’s a little sex-driven, sure, but it feels natural and organic.

The narrator is a very realistic person, and I enjoyed his arc throughout the story. Do any of these stories jar you, as you move from one to the next? Looking for More Great Reads? That story, “A Romantic Inclination,” is so funny.

Is “and Other Stories” a subtitle for this book or is it part of the full title? Hardcoverpages.

How They Met and Other Stories

It’s a matter of preference. Perhaps back then, the author needed to tackle the topic with guns blazing.


David Levithan born is an American children’s book editor and award-winning author. And that was the push that I needed. Nostalgic and full of awwww moments. Lists with This Book. But then you realize you can be the movement itself. But I don’t regret gulping this up lveithan bit. A tender story, so beautiful that you just want someone to read it to you, over and over again, while you’re dreaming about the person you love.

Also, every story also had its own plot, be it very simple, or davjd common, or something entirely unique. Stories about relationships, heartbreak, disappointments and of course happy endings.

I’m a big Levithan fan, both in terms of short fiction and full novels. This book was a collection of short stories. Name Please enter your first name only. There are gentle, sweet stories. Short story collections for teenagers We love short stories! David Levithan Every day, A wakes up in a different body.