At some point, maybe two years ago, I decided I no longer wanted to read YA. I’ve never really noticed his use of punctuation but I’ll take a note of it when reading WG/wg. But of course, that didn't happen. I don’t know, but I just like it. From that moment on, their world will collide and lives intertwine. ... A book that you will remember for a very long time is Wonder. There are some funny moments that brought a smile to my face. So there are two guys in this book both with the name Will Grayson. One thing this book had going for it was the way it was written in alternating voices. From that moment on, their world will collide and lives intertwine. I don’t think either of his parents have jobs, but they are so disgustingly rich that Tiny Cooper doesn’t even live in the mansion; he lives in the mansion’s coach house, all by himself. Tiny is a main character, and he is hilarious. “But seriously,” I tell him, “I always catch shit about it.” Tiny looks at me seriously for once and nods a little. I call my mom from the car. Particularly the point where Tiny comes to see him for a ‘mental health day’ and Will gets frustrated  that he can just take a day off from his problems, like a holiday, whilst having a really mental health issue he knows he is stuck with his thoughts every day. This is the story of Tiny Cooper, Will Grayson #1's (aka John Greens Will Grayson) best friend and Will Grayson #2's(David Levithans) eventual love interest. Sometimes it’s the sheer weirdness/uniqueness of the people that relates to the readers (like me). It's a while since I've read it so won't go into story detail other than to say that I remember laughing so much at 1am that I was told to 'shut-up'. I mean, who you want to screw and whether you screw them? Published by the Penguin Group | Penguin Group (USA) Inc., 375 Hudson Street, New York, New York 10014, U.S.A. | Penguin Group (Canada), 90 Eglinton Avenue East, Suite 700, Toronto, Ontario M4P 2Y3, Canada (a division of Pearson Penguin Canada Inc.) | Penguin Books Ltd, 80 Strand, London WC2R 0RL, England | Penguin Ireland, 25 St Stephen’s Green, Dublin 2, Ireland (a division of Penguin Books Ltd) | Penguin Group (Australia), 250 Camberwell Road, Camberwell, Victoria 3124, Australia (a division of Pearson Australia Group Pty Ltd) | Penguin Books India Pvt Ltd, 11 Community Centre, Panchsheel Park, New Delhi - 110 017, India | Penguin Group (NZ), 67 Apollo Drive, Rosedale, North Shore 0632, New Zealand (a division of Pearson New Zealand Ltd) | Penguin Books (South Africa) (Pty) Ltd, 24 Sturdee Avenue, Rosebank, Johannesburg 2196, South Africa | Penguin Books Ltd, Registered Offices: 80 Strand, London WC2R 0RL, England. “Tiny, you being a makeout whore is so not good for the cause.”, I look way up at Tiny and say, “Can we quell the rumors of our love? Change ), You are commenting using your Google account. Who wrote the Will Grayson (Tiny’s best friend? I feel like I'm endlessly reviewing John Green at the moment, and I wasn't planning on reviewing Paper Towns. (I've never read any of David Levithan's works, but his half of this book was pretty decent.) But forty-seven minutes have passed since his proclamation, so maybe he’s changed gears. The two Will’s stories could had their own merit but they also linked together very will. It's a nice dream but still a dream. It hurts my chances with the ladies.”. I just heard. It was definitely interesting seeing how the two authors would marry their narratives together :))). One cold night, in a most unlikely corner of Chicago, two strangers are about to cross paths. When I was little, my dad used to tell me, “Will, you can pick your friends, and you can pick your nose, but you can’t pick your friend’s nose.” This seemed like a reasonably astute observation to me when I was eight, but it turns out to be incorrect on a few levels. One cold night, in a most unlikely corner of Chicago, two teens—both named Will Grayson—are about to cross paths. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. I don’t really understand the point of crying. ( Log Out /  How can our sentient fucking lives revolve around something slugs can do. Okay his romantic storyline was a bit meh but I think ultimately that romance wasn’t the point of his section. That night, not long after I order pizza for me and my parents, who are—as always—late at the hospital, Tiny Cooper calls me and, real quiet and fast, he blurts out, “Neutral Milk Hotel is supposedly playing a reunion show at the Hideout and it’s totally not advertised and no one even knows about it and holy shit, Grayson, holy shit!”. Book reviews ranging from timeless classics to YA to contemporary adult reads. BOOK BLURB: Will Grayson, Will Grayson Will Grayson, Will Grayson by John Green My rating: 4 of 5 stars. Andbutso a few weeks after we get back from Christmas break our junior year, I’m sitting in my Assigned Seat in precalc when Tiny waltzes in wearing his jersey tucked into his chinos, even though football season is long over. Wow! According to David Levithan he’s a lowercase kind of guy. “As if there’s something wrong with being in love.”. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on January 4, 2015. Change ), You are commenting using your Twitter account. Will Grayson. The publisher does not have any control over and does not assume any responsibility for author or third-party websites or their content. One thing you can say for Tiny: whenever something awesome happens, Tiny is always the first to hear. “NO. John Green/David Levithan's Will Grayson, Will Grayson is not my normal book of choice, in fact it is very far from it. I’ve just started to say the T in Tiny when he comes running out of his room, one black leather loafer on and the other in his hand, shouting, “Go, Grayson, go go.”. When did who you want to screw become the whole game? Find all the books, read about the author, and more. Two teens with the same name who run in two very different … “I’m not cynical, Tiny,” I answer. I don't know whether to cringe, cry, walk away baffled, or sing from the top of the mountain in a musical-esque crescendo BRILLIANT! three and a half stars rounded up to four, Book blogger, dog lover, spoonie (she/her) However I am familiar with and interested in LGBT fiction which is why I gave this a go. This book is terrific ---one that adults could spend time together discussing.....(high or low rating, there are topics worthy of discussion in this book). For those who haven't read this shit book, Will #2 is a whiny, edgy, obnoxious-as-HELL little bitch who can be summarized as this: a modern Holden Caulfield x 10, and then add the phrase "2 edgy 5 me." “Although for the record,” Gary says, “you could do worse than Will Grayson.”, Tiny spins in a balletic pirouette out into the middle of the hallway and, laughing, shouts, “Dear World, I am not hot for Will Grayson. I just think, as is important to the book, that there is something more truthful and innocent about how men love and it makes me happy when I’m reading it. They released this absolutely fantastic album called In the Aeroplane Over the Sea in 1998 and haven’t been heard from since, purportedly because their lead singer lives in a cave in New Zealand. It's gonna hurt. One cold night, in a most unlikely corner of Chicago, teenager Will Grayson crosses paths with…”Will Grayson”! But not really to die for :), By the way, while reading the book, I was thinking about who wrote who? Basically it’s a book about a teen called Will Grayson whose best friend Tiny is in love with a different person every single day of the week. And who wrote the other Will Grayson (the mathlete)? That gets me to thinking that Neutral Milk Hotel is going to see me just as surely as I’m going to see them, so I give myself a once-over in the rearview. All rights reserved. Jane’s wearing a hand-scrawled Neutral Milk Hotel v-neck T-shirt under her open coat. The actually story itself is lovely and features a lot to do with friendship and relationships and I didn't find it  to ever be boring, just full of sentences that made me want to read the next one. I think it’s great that you can tell the differences between the two authors – I hate when they start to feel the same. She likes them almost as much as you do. I have not read anything by David Levithan either, however as he is a gay author I felt confident that he would be able to deliver a convincing LGBT voice, even if John Green - lauded for his endless focus on wistful, dreamy heterosexual teenagers - might not. Signing it was a clear violation of the rule about shutting up, and look where it got me: alone on a Tuesday afternoon, staring at my black Chuck Taylors. I hope I’m right :), COVER CRAZY: A Few Weeks Worth of Book Covers Revealed + Some Bookish Updates, #StayPeculiar: MISS PEREGRINE'S HOME FOR PECULIAR CHILDREN (Movie Update + The Hand-Me-Down Story), BOOK BLURB: Shadow and Bone (The Grisha #1), BOOK BLURB: Illuminae (The Illuminae Files #1), BOOK BLURB: A Shade of Vampire (A Shade of Vampire #1), BOOK BLURB: Unspoken (The Lynburn Legacy #1), BOOK BLURB: Beautiful Disaster (Beautiful #1). Honestly, none of them ever seemed to like me, but they were around, which isn’t nothing. Jane… Least favourite character development wise. We’d love your help. I probably preferred the writing style of John Green’s half of the novel because I think I get his sense of humour more but damn did David Levithan do a nice job of writing a teen living and coping with depression.

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