How They Met, and Other Stories (Hardcover)

By David Levithan

Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers, 9780375848865, 244pp.

Publication Date: January 8, 2008

Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (12/22/2009)
Paperback (1/2/2014)
Library Binding (1/8/2008)

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Just in time for Valentine’s Day comes a confection from David Levithan that is sure to appeal to fans of Boy Meets Boy. Here are 18 stories, all about love, and about all kinds of love. From the aching for the one you pine for, to standing up and speaking up for the one you love, to pure joy and happiness, these love stories run the gamut of that emotion that at some point has turned every one of us inside out and upside down. What is love? With this original story collection David Levithan proves that love is a many splendored thing, a varied, complicated, addictive, wonderful thing.

About the Author

David Levithan is a children's book editor in New York City. His books for Knopf include the critically acclaimed "Boy Meets Boy," T"he Realm of Possibility," "Are We There Yet?," W"ide Awake, " Th"e Full Spectrum ("co-editor), and "Nick & Norah's Infinite Playlist," and N"aomi and Ely's No Kiss List, " both written with Rachel Cohn. He lives in Hoboken, New Jersey.