Dream Boy

Dream Boy

By Jim Grimsley

Touchstone, Paperback, 9780684829920, 208pp.

Publication Date: January 30, 1997

Description
In a novel as stunning and heartbreaking as his acclaimed debut work, Grimsley recounts the story of a painful first love--between two adolescent boys who bravely sustain each other in a world of domestic disintegration.


NPR
Monday, Aug 29, 2011

In his novel Dream Boy, Jim Grimsley explores the beauty and violence of growing up gay in the rural South. Author Justin Torres offers this devastatingly beautiful novel to anyone who has ever been the target of a bully. More at NPR.org

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