A very, very bad thing

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Marley doesn't just want to be labeled The Gay Kid, but he doesn't have much else going on. He doesn't have any hobbies. Or interests. He's the only kid he knows without a passion . . . until Christopher comes to town. He's smart, cute, gay, and . . . the son of the country's most famous, most bigoted television evangelist. Marley and Christopher immediately spark -- and become inseparable. For a month, it's heaven. Then Christopher's parents send him to a Pray Away the Gay program, which leads to even worse things. Hurt and outraged, Marley tells a very big lie -- and then has to navigate its repercussions.
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display_description Marley is comfortable with being gay in Winston-Salem, but he never had any real passions until he met Christopher, son of a bigoted television evangelist; the two become an inseparable couple until Christopher's parents send him to a religious program intended to "cure" him of being gay, and outraged Marley tells a very big lie--and then has to deal with the repercussions.
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subject_facet Friendship -- Fiction, Friendship -- Juvenile fiction, Gay teenagers -- Fiction, Gay teenagers -- Juvenile fiction, Homophobia -- Fiction, Homophobia -- Juvenile fiction, Honesty -- Fiction, Parent and child -- Fiction, Parent and child -- Juvenile fiction, Prejudices -- Fiction, Suicide -- Fiction, Suicide -- Juvenile fiction, Truthfulness and falsehood -- Fiction, Truthfulness and falsehood -- Juvenile fiction, Winston-Salem (N.C.) -- Fiction, Winston-Salem (N.C.) -- Juvenile fiction, Young adult fiction
title_display A very, very bad thing
title_full A Very, Very Bad Thing, A very, very bad thing / Jeffery Self, A very, very bad thing [electronic resource] / Jeffery Self
title_short A very, very bad thing
topic_facet Friendship, Gay teenagers, Homophobia, Honesty, Parent and child, Prejudices, Suicide, Truthfulness and falsehood, Young Adult Fiction, Young Adult Literature, Young adult fiction