Every Day by David Levithan
  

Every Day

Written by David Levithan

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Winner of the UKLA Award 2015 in the 12 - 16 years category.

A stunningly original and edgy exploration of love, longing and the boundaries of identity that will make you view the world from a different perspective. Both funny and thought-provoking.

Synopsis

Every Day by David Levithan

Every day I am someone else. I am myself - I know I am myself - but I am also someone else. It has always been like this. Each morning, A wakes up in a different body. There's never any warning about who it will be, but A is used to that. Never get too attached. Avoid being noticed. Do not interfere. And that's fine - until A wakes up in the body of Justin and meets Justin's girlfriend, Rhiannon. From that moment, the rules by which A has been living no longer apply. Because finally A has found someone he wants to be with - every day...

Reviews

'Fresh, unique, funny, and achingly honest ... I didn't just read this book - I inhaled it.'

'Rich in wisdom and wit.' Entertainment Weekly

'An awe-inspiring, thought-provoking reminder that love reaches beyond physical appearances or gender.' Kirkus, starred review

About the Author

David Levithan

David Levithan won the Lambda Literary Award for his debut novel Boy Meets Boy, but is probably best known for his collaborations with John Green (Will Grayson, Will Grayson) and Rachel Cohn (Nick and Norah’s Infinite Playlist, which was also made into a film).

As well as being a New York Times best-selling author, David is also a highly respected children’s book editor, whose list includes many luminaries of children’s literature, including Garth Nix, Libba Bray and Suzanne Collins. He lives and works in New York.

David says

‘I find it downright baffling to write about myself, which is why I’m considering it somewhat cruel and usual to have to write this brief bio and to update it now and then. The factual approach (born ’72, Brown ’94, first book ’03) seems a bit dry, while the emotional landscape (happy childhood, happy adolescence – give or take a few poems – and happy adulthood so far) sounds horribly well-adjusted. The only addiction I’ve ever had was a brief spiral into the arms of diet Dr Pepper, unless you count My So-Called Life episodes as a drug. I am evangelical in my musical beliefs.’

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Format

Paperback
384 pages
Interest Age: From 12 years

Author

David Levithan
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Publisher

Electric Monkey an imprint of Egmont UK Ltd

Publication date

29th August 2013

ISBN

9781405264426

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