Just in time for Valentine’s Day comes a confection from David Levithan that is sure to have fans of Boy Meets Boy eager to devour it. Here are How They Met and Other Stories. 41aw5ohgnyl-_ac_ul_sr_ Eighteen stories about love in many forms, from falling for your local. How They Met and Other Stories. David Levithan. Add to cartright $ tablet Buy the ebook. albumAdd to wishlist. Eighteen stories, all about.

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I have an exam tomorrow early morning. Some are straight stories but most of them were about you know lgbt’s.

Most of these are teenagers, with the prom being a common scenario. I wish there was less narrative summary, but I liked the premise of the story. Skipping The Prom – 2. What parents need to know Parents need to know that there are stories about gay and lesbian couples, as well as straight couples, in this romantic collection.

There is all-consuming and passionate stories. I like that this book isn’t all about first meetings and first dates, though those do feature in some of these stories. But because I already like his work, I’m glad I read this book, which does have its share of excellent moments. Informizely customer feedback surveys.

How They Met and Other Stories by David Levithan – Review

And, as you might ,et, readers are going to relate more to some of these stories — and characters — than others. Teens may be less bothered than adult readers by how juvenile some of the stories are — both in concept an old woman time travels back briefly, remembering what it was like to be young and in love and in emotion a boy so devastated by the recent end of his relationship that he breaks into his ex-boyfriend’s house and falls asleep on his bed.


I wanted to learn about these characters even more. I wish things had been a bit more fleshed out, but it was a good experimental piece. Most It bothers me that this book has actually good ratings on Goodreads. Do any of these stories jar lefithan, as you move from one to the next? David Levithan Coming of Age The biggest thing that bothered me was that Levithan seems to have a standard protagonist and voice that he defaults to. It had its positives – the writing was good, and it was a nice exploration of the need for sex – but it was so weird and bizarre that I couldn’t really enjoy it.

Entertaining but a little heartless. Levithan seems to change his mind about what he wants to write about halfway through, but other than that, it’s exceptionally realistic and interesting. There was an error submitting review. Sep 15, Nikki rated it really liked it Shelves: There is quite a variety in this short story collection. Oevithan you’re looking for an anthology you can dip in and out of, something to read in one sitting, or stories to kick-start the writing of your own, these are some of our favourite YA collections: Jun 15, Brenna rated it did not like it.

I’m on a Levithan kick at the moment – can you tell?

This is a book I think levothan should read. Overall, a really fantastic, quick read! Stories that will now live on, whether in fame or infamy.


But this was more of a mixed bag than I thought it would be. So many sweet, beautiful, heart-breaking stories about love and relationships. And that was the push that I needed.

Want to Read saving…. He would touch me, guide me, manipulate me into the right contours, and the shape of his thsy. A VERY painful prom story. Diferentes personas, diferentes relaciones, diferentes situaciones bonitas y especiales, que te dejan un mensaje.

How They Met and Other Stories by David Levithan – Review – Peter Bunzl

There are gentle, sweet stories. Full review to follow! But touch is not something you can keep; as soon as it’s gone, it’s gone. Also some stories about prom’s are good. David Levithan Theey day, A wakes up in a different body.

How They Met and Other Stories – David Levithan

I was expecting more than a “Sometimes you just have to let go” moral. Hence, I was really disappointed. So I loved it. My rating is more like 3. It bothers me that this book has actually good ratings on Goodreads. Location Please enter your location, but not an exact address. I have nothing against the writing nor the stories, but it all comes down to whether I enjoyed reading it or not.

David Levithan David Levithan is an American young adult fiction author and editor.