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Putting makeup on the fat boy

Author: Bil Wright; Laurent Linn; Simon and Schuster Books for Young Readers (Firm)
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Sixteen-year-old Carlos Duarte is on the verge of realizing his dream of becoming a famous make-up artist, but first he must face his jealous boss at a Macy's cosmetics counter, his sister's abusive boyfriend, and his crush on a punk-rocker classmate.
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Genre/Form: LGBTQ YA
Fiction
Juvenile works
Dust jackets (Bindings)
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bil Wright; Laurent Linn; Simon and Schuster Books for Young Readers (Firm)
ISBN: 9781416939962 1416939962 9781416940043 1416940049
OCLC Number: 666488461
Notes: Special Collections copy has dust jacket.
"Book design by Laurent Linn ; Manufactured in the United States of America"--Title page verso.
Awards: Stonewall Book Award, 2012.
Target Audience: Ages 12 up.; Young Adult.
Description: 219 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Bil Wright.

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"Wright gives voice, complexity, and heart to the kind of character often relegated to a cliche sidekick role...[Carlos is] a walking example of the inner strength teens need--regardless of their Read more...

 
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