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Guys Read: Great Books for Boys

Had enough of vampires and werewolves? Check out these titles with great male protagonists!

You



You
By Benoit, Charles
2010-09 - Harper Teen
9780061947049 Check Our Catalog

"You" is the riveting story of 15-year-old Kyle Chase and the small choices he does and doesn't make that lead to his own destruction. The story is harrowing, because Kyle is so real and his story so devastatingly commonplace. …More

Flash Burnout



Flash Burnout
By Madigan, L. K.
2009-10 - Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH)
0547194897 Check Our Catalog

2010 William C. Morris Award Winner

In this debut novel, Madigan captures her photo-prone protagonist with balanced wit and seriousness as he navigates crucial moments in his adolescence. In a tangle of life and death, love and loyalty, 15-year-old Blake emerges with a more sharply defined snapshot of himself. …More

Swim the Fly



Swim the Fly
By Calame, Don
2009-04 - Candlewick Press (MA)
9780763641573 Check Our Catalog

In the spirit of a Hollywood comedy, screenwriter Calame ("Employee of the Month") unleashes a true ode to the adolescent male, in this story about three teenage boys with a single goal: to see a real-live naked girl. …More

Carter Finally Gets It



Carter Finally Gets It
By Crawford, Brent
2009-04 - Hyperion Books
9781423112464 Check Our Catalog

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