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by Bill Konigsberg 

he author of OPENLY STRAIGHT returns with an epic road trip involving family history, gay history, the girlfriend our hero can't have, the grandfather he never knew, and the Porcupine of Truth. 
Carson Smith is resigned to spending his summer in Billings, Montana, helping his mom take care of his father, a dying alcoholic he doesn't really know. Then he meets Aisha Stinson, a beautiful girl who has run away from her difficult family, and Pastor John Logan, who's long held a secret regarding Carson's grandfather, who disappeared without warning or explanation thirty years before. Together, Carson and Aisha embark on an epic road trip to find the answers that might save Carson's dad, restore his fragmented family, and discover the "Porcupine of Truth" in all of their lives.
ISBN-13: 9780545648936
ISBN-10: 0545648939
Publisher: Arthur A. Levine Books
Publish Date: May 2015
Page Count: 336
Reading Level: Ages 14-UP

The Porcupine of Truth

  • - Juvenile Fiction | Social Issues | Friendship -Social Issues | Homosexuality -Dysfunctional families-Children of alcoholics
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