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Not so pure and simple

Author: L R Giles; Korey Jackson
Publisher: [New York] : HarperTeen, 2020.
Edition/Format:   eAudiobook : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : English : UnabridgedView all editions and formats
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An Indie Next List Pick!In his first contemporary teen novel, critically acclaimed author and two-time Edgar Award finalist Lamar Giles spotlights the consequences of societal pressure, confronts toxic masculinity, and explores the complexity of what it means to be a "real man."Del has had a crush on Kiera Westing since kindergarten. And now, during their junior year, she's finally available. So when Kiera  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Young adult fiction
Downloadable audio books
Audiobooks
Fiction
Young adult works
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Giles, L. R. (Lamar R.), author.
Not so pure and simple.
(OCoLC)1135330806
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc., Secondary (senior high) school, Sound recording, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: L R Giles; Korey Jackson
ISBN: 9780062974532 006297453X
OCLC Number: 1137242472
Performer(s): Read by Korey Jackson.
Description: 1 online resource (1 sound file (11 hr., 08 min., 24 sec.)) : digital
Responsibility: Lamar Giles.

Abstract:

An Indie Next List Pick!In his first contemporary teen novel, critically acclaimed author and two-time Edgar Award finalist Lamar Giles spotlights the consequences of societal pressure, confronts toxic masculinity, and explores the complexity of what it means to be a "real man."Del has had a crush on Kiera Westing since kindergarten. And now, during their junior year, she's finally available. So when Kiera volunteers for an opportunity at their church, Del's right behind her. Though he quickly realizes he's inadvertently signed up for a Purity Pledge.His dad thinks his wires are crossed, and his best friend, Qwan, doesn't believe any girl is worth the long game. But Del's not about to lose his dream girl, and that's where fellow pledger Jameer comes in. He can put in the good word. In exchange, Del just has to get answers to the Pledgers' questions...about sex ed.With other boys circling Kiera like sharks, Del needs to make his move fast. But as he plots and plans, he neglects to ask the most important question: What does Kiera want? He can't think about that too much, though, because once get the girl, it'll all sort itself out. Right?

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