L. C. Rosen, also known as Lev Rosen, has written several books for adults and children, but this novel is his YA debut. His books have been featured on numerous Best of the Year lists and nominated for several awards. He lives in New York City with his husband and a very small cat.
Pretty Little Liars meets Dan Savage in this modern, fresh, YA debut about an unapologetically queer teen working to uncover a blackmailer threatening him back into the closet.
WHY YOU SHOULD READ THIS BOOK?
– COMMERCIAL PLOT: This commercial storyline is part thriller, part mystery, set in a contemporary world and life as the main character struggles to discover who amongst his friends and community is threatening him with creepy love letters.
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„My first time getting it in the butt was kind of weird. I think it's going to be weird for everyone's first time, though.“ Meet Jack Rothman. He's seventeen and loves partying, makeup and boys – sometimes all at the same time. His sex life makes him the hot topic for the high school gossip machine. But who cares? Like Jack always says, 'it could be worse'. He doesn't actually expect that to come true. But after Jack starts writing an online sex advice column, the mysterious love letters he's been getting take a turn for the creepy. Jack's secret admirer knows everything: where he's hanging out, who he's sleeping with, who his mum is dating. They claim they love Jack, but not his unashamedly queer lifestyle. They need him to curb his sexuality, or they'll force him. As the pressure mounts, Jack must unmask his stalker before their obsession becomes genuinely dangerous… . . . . . . . #books #reading #bookstagram #bookworm #library #picoftheday #bookstore #youngadult #kindle #currentlyreading #igreads #igbooks #booksofinstagram #fantasy #teen #bookshelf #shelfie #yash3lf #jackofheartsandotherparts
– EDUCATIONAL NOTES: Can be used to discuss sexuality, sex education, and queer identity.
- Imprint: Penguin
- Published: 07/02/2019
- ISBN: 9780241365014
- Length: 368 Pages
- More about : https://www.penguin.co.uk/books/311163/jack-of-hearts–and-other-parts-/9780241365014.html