Wednesday, March 16, 2011

Debbie Harry Sings In French - A Novel About A Straight Teen Guy Who Dresses Like A Girl Rock Star

By Meagan Brothers

Johnny's 17, and fresh out of rehab for drinking.

He's sent to live with his uncle, and starts to attend a prep school where his goth look makes him an outcast as everyone assumes he's gay.

He discovers Debbie Harry, and is fascinated by the singer's mix of tough and beautiful. He sort of wants to BE her.

Johnny bonds over music and being an outcast with Maria, and as their relationship grows, Maria encourages him to dress up and perform as Debbie Harry in a drag contest.

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1 comment:

Sally Bibrary said...

Once again, Lee, you've brought another great YA novel to my attention. Can't wait to give this one a read.