Brian Katcher’s second novel Almost Perfect is the winner of the Stonewall Children’s and Young Adult Literature Award, presented by the. Logan Witherspoon recently discovered that his girlfriend of three years cheated on him. But things start to look up when a new student breezes. Almost Perfect was listed by the American Library Association as one of the Best Katcher, author of Playing With Matches, manages a delicate balance here.

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I went to a similar school: Preview — Almost Perfect by Brian Katcher. He shook like a wet dog. Twenty dollars can buy like six boxes of that healthy Panda brand licorice. As with gay and lesbian fiction, Almist hope we will begin to see trans characters taken beyond the coming out experience and starring in stories that weave issues of gender and sexuality into a broader storyline. I’ll never cheat on her. Had manages to rise above what we might expect pefrect him, but there’s a lot of freaking out and running away and saying awful things along the way.

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That’s something that a guy who was learning to be a better person would say? I considered stopping a couple of times, but the fact the novel won the Stonewall award kept me reading. I can not sympathize with someone like that. You can use these HTML tags and attributes: One day, Logan acts on his growing feelings for Sage. And as Logan learns more about Sage, he realizes she needs a friend as much as he does, if not more.



Like I said with Logan’s emotional mood swings, I’m not saying he shouldn’t be attracted to Sage. One that makes you brlan after the book has ended. I read this book for a booktalk assignment for my YA resources class, but I don’t think I can do it.

And for god’s sake, give a trans character a happy ending. On top of that, the writing is so self-conscious and forced in a way.

Having said that, I would not be at all disagreeable to reading a sequel that catches up with Sage somewhere down the road.

It is exciting, heartbreaking, and gut wrenching at times.

Her penis is perfectly healthy. I love this story. We couldn’t have a little look into their lives later?

This is the story of how straight, male, small-town Logan falls for new girl Sage, then shuns her when he finds out she was born a boy, then slowly patches up their friendship and eventually their romance. As you work through Logan and Sage’s relationship, you fight with the thought of Sage being a boy.

Logan is also a fucking prick. And no, unlike Logan, my momma raised me so I actually don’t make a habit of treating people like crap. On the other, some aspects weren’t handled poorly and some were difficult to read. But I still had criticisms and I will continue them below. And they make it work?

I absolutely love this book. I so wanted to reach through the pages of this book and knock some sense into them which in my opinion makes for an excellent novel.

Almost Perfect by Brian Katcher

xlmost Did Sage ever get the surgery? Why did he write this, and write it this way? I would not really want to recommend it to a trans teen. She was the only girl I ever knew whose bathing suit had sleeves. He thinks that his luck with girls is basically nothing now But once Logan comes to terms with what happened, he reaches out to Katchdr in an attempt to understand her situation.


Luckily that died down by the second half.

Almost Perfect

This is a beautiful, powerful, emotional read. Sage is a boy. The availability of items requested from other libraries may depend on the policies of the other libraries.

In Boyer, with a student body of about two hundred, the only membership requirement was a majority of intact limbs and the ability to bend at the waist. They lived in Columbia or Kansas City or places like btian. I guess that’s unrealistic or latcher nonsense but Perfecy was actually quite annoyed when Logan bopped off with the first cute girl at Mizzou. Gives away that Sage is a boy. This book is important and should be read, I believe.

I think it inspires people to have empathy for fellow humans and not judge each other. Once I started reading, it was hard to put down because there were so many little things about the book that drew me in and reminded me of my own experiences. And it is completely, entirely realistic.

In that way, it was pretty much perfect. It just didn’t feel genuine.