Two parties, one tux, and a very short film about the Grapes of wrath

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Bloomsbury Children's Books :
Pub. Date:
2008.
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English
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Mitchell Wells may not survive eleventh grade. He really only has one friend, his best friend, David. His normally decent grade point average is in limbo due to a slightly violent, somewhat inappropriate claymation film. And girls . . . well, does hanging out with his sister count?

When David tells Mitchell he's gay, Mitchell's okay with it—but it still seems to change things. Since David's not out to anyone else, the guys agree to be set up with prom dates. Then, one of the most popular girls in school decides she must date Mitchell, and he's gone from zero to two girlfriends in sixty seconds.

From his pending English grade, to his floundering friendship, to his love life—the one thing that's taken a bizarre turn for the better—Mitchell is so confused, he'll be lucky if he lasts another week in high school! And then there's the prom . . .

With a wickedly funny voice and a colorful cast of characters, Steven Goldman has written a novel for every reader—even those who like high school!

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9781599903934
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subject_facet Dating (Social customs) -- Fiction, Friendship -- Fiction, High schools -- Fiction, Homosexuality -- Fiction, Interpersonal relations -- Fiction, Schools -- Fiction
title_display Two parties, one tux, and a very short film about the Grapes of wrath
title_full Two parties, one tux, and a very short film about the Grapes of wrath / by Steven Goldman
title_short Two parties, one tux, and a very short film about the Grapes of wrath