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>Cue, and . . . car crash!

>We saw History Boys last night, and much as I loved it (and not to spoil it for you all), it reminded me of too many gay YA novels from the 1970s. See Michael Cart and Christine Jenkins’ new book for details.

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Roger Sutton has been the editor in chief of The Horn Book, Inc, since 1996. He was previously editor of The Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books and a children's and young adult librarian. He received his M.A. in library science from the University of Chicago in 1982 and a B.A. from Pitzer College in 1978. Follow him on Twitter: @RogerReads.



  1. Khylan Seriphyn says:

    >On a different note, you know at one stage I thought the underlining theme for the story “Outsiders” was about homosexuality. Don’t know why, guess because it was about a whole lot of boys.

    Back on track History Boys sounds interesting enough, will have to check further.


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