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The dangerous art of blending in : a novel / by Angelo Surmelis.

Surmelis, Angelo, (author.).

Available copies

  • 6 of 6 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Hood River County Library District.

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Summary:

Evan Panos's strict immigrant Greek mother sees him as a disappointment. His workaholic father is a staunch believer in avoiding any kind of conflict. And his best friend, Henry, has somehow become distractingly attractive over the summer. His only escape is drawing, in an abandoned monastery that feels as lonely as he is. And Henry makes Evan believe that he deserves more than his mother's harsh words and terrifying abuse. As things escalate, Evan has to decide how to find his voice in a world where he has survived so long by being silent.--
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library YA FIC SURMELIS (Text) 33892100525014 Young Adult Fiction Book None 03/16/2018 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780062659002
  • ISBN: 0062659006
  • Physical Description: 315 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Balzer + Bray, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2018]

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
Evan Panos's strict immigrant Greek mother sees him as a disappointment. His workaholic father is a staunch believer in avoiding any kind of conflict. And his best friend, Henry, has somehow become distractingly attractive over the summer. His only escape is drawing, in an abandoned monastery that feels as lonely as he is. And Henry makes Evan believe that he deserves more than his mother's harsh words and terrifying abuse. As things escalate, Evan has to decide how to find his voice in a world where he has survived so long by being silent.-- Adapted from dust jacket.
Target Audience Note:
HL500L Lexile.
Subject: Greek Americans > Juvenile fiction.
Gay teenagers > Family relationships > Juvenile fiction.
Gay teenagers > Family relationships > Fiction.
Love > Fiction.
JUVENILE FICTION / Social Themes / Physical & Emotional Abuse.
JUVENILE FICTION / Social Themes / Emigration & Immigration.
Genre: Romance fiction.
Young adult fiction.
Bildungsromans.

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