By Richard Uhlig
Once he masters this stuff, she’ll be his! Easy-peasy, correct? The gulf among dreamgirl and realgirl is explored and made a bit of much less immense during this bawdy but romantic not-quite-coming-of-age. teenagers will relate to 14-year-old Les’s hilarious and squirmy longings, and the fulsomely awkward efforts he places forth to make his genuine existence fit his fantasies. the tale also
portrays the perils of unexamined hero-worship, and the power and humanity of people who could appear simple and dull, yet who get up for what's correct while referred to as upon to take action. it's a story either hilarious and considerate, during which, to paraphrase the previous Rolling Stones adage, one boy figures out that whether you certainly can’t consistently get what you will want, in case you try out someday, you simply could locate you get what you need.
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