This is kind of an epic love story /Material type: BookPublisher: New York, NY : Balzer + Bray, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, Edition: First edition.Description: 286 pages ; 22 cm.ISBN: 9780062820228 (hardback); 0062820222 (hardback).Subject(s): Best friends -- Fiction | Friendship -- Fiction | High schools -- Fiction | Schools -- Fiction | Mothers and sons -- Fiction | Single-parent families -- Fiction | Deaf -- Fiction | People with disabilities -- Fiction | Bisexuality -- FictionSummary: Budding screenwriter Nate, sixteen, finds his conviction that happy endings do not happen in real life sorely tested when his childhood best friend and crush, Oliver James Hernandez, moves back to town.
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:
<p>~Lambda Literary Award finalist for the best LGBT YA novel of 2018~</p> <p>A fresh, charming rom-com perfect for fans of Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda and Boy Meets Boy about Nathan Bird, who has sworn off happy endings but is sorely tested when his former best friend, Ollie, moves back to town.</p> <p>Nathan Bird doesn't believe in happy endings. Although he's the ultimate film buff and an aspiring screenwriter, Nate's seen the demise of too many relationships to believe that happy endings exist in real life.</p> <p>Playing it safe to avoid a broken heart has been his MO ever since his father died and left his mom to unravel--but this strategy is not without fault. His best-friend-turned-girlfriend-turned-best-friend-again, Florence, is set on making sure Nate finds someone else. And in a twist that is rom-com-worthy, someone does come along: Oliver James Hernández, his childhood best friend.</p> <p>After a painful mix-up when they were little, Nate finally has the chance to tell Ollie the truth about his feelings. But can Nate find the courage to pursue his own happily ever after?</p>
Budding screenwriter Nate, sixteen, finds his conviction that happy endings do not happen in real life sorely tested when his childhood best friend and crush, Oliver James Hernandez, moves back to town.