April 2010 Indie Next List
“Will Grayson, meet Will Grayson! Two very different dudes living in separate suburbs of Chicago, who have the same name and the same problems when it comes to matters of the heart. Fortunately, big, loud and flamboyantly gay Tiny Cooper is there to save the day. A funny and moving coming-of-age novel focusing on friendship, trial and error, love, longing, but most important of all, being true to yourself.”
— Jet Hopster, The Book Works, Del Mar, CA
Two award-winning and "New York Times "bestselling author join forces for a collaborative novel of awesome proportions.
One cold night, in a most unlikely corner of Chicago, two teens both named Will Grayson are about to cross paths. As their worlds collide and intertwine, the Will Graysons find their lives going in new and unexpected directions, building toward romantic turns-of-heart and the epic production of history's most fabulous high school musical.
Hilarious, poignant, and deeply insightful, John Green and David Levithan's collaborative novel is brimming with a double helping of the heart and humor that have wonthem bothlegions of faithful fans.
A"New York Times Book Review"Editor's Choice
An ALA Stonewall Honor Book
"Will Grayson, Will Grayson"is a complete romp. It is] so funny, rude and original that by the time flowers hit the stage, even the musical-averse will cheer. "The New York Times Book Review"
Will have readers simultaneously laughing, crying and singing at the top of their lungs. "Kirkus Reviews," starred review
It is such a good book. Green and Levithan] are two of the best writers writing today. NPR s"The Roundtable"
About the Author
David Levithan is the author of "The Lover's Dictionary "and many acclaimed young-adult novels, including the "New York Times "bestselling "Nick & Norah s Infinite Playlist "(with Rachel Cohn), which was adapted into a popular movie. He is also an editorial director at Scholastic.