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The art of being normal

Lisa Williamson

The art of being normal

by Lisa Williamson

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  • 21 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social Issues,
  • Secrets,
  • Juvenile fiction,
  • High schools,
  • Transgender youth,
  • Friendship in adolescence,
  • Fiction,
  • Transgender people,
  • Secrecy,
  • Schools,
  • Friendship,
  • JUVENILE FICTION

  • About the Edition

    David Piper, always an outsider, forms an unlikely friendship with Leo Denton who, from the first day at his new school wants only to be invisible, but when David"s deepest secret gets out, that he wants to be a girl, things get very messy for both of them.

    Edition Notes

    StatementLisa Williamson
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.1.W56 Art 2016
    The Physical Object
    Pagination344 pages
    Number of Pages344
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26888975M
    ISBN 100374302375
    ISBN 109780374302375
    LC Control Number2015022213
    OCLC/WorldCa910980939

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The Art of Being Normal follows two protagonists who both go to Eden Park School: David Piper, a biological male who has always wanted to be a girl, and Leo Denten, an outsider with dark secrets of his own.

Though the two seem quite different - David, more reserved and wistful, Leo, more moody and confrontational - a twist of fate brings them /5. The Art of Being Normal has been one of the big hitting YA reads of the year.

Nominated for awards left, right and centre, it follows David Piper, a girl born in a boy's body. In many ways this can be classed as a coming of age novel, a story of self-discovery and self-acceptance/5(75).

The Art of Being Normal is chock-a-block full of plot twists which motor the novel along, keeping the pages turning. One in particular is not entirely unexpected if you have read any coming-of. The Art of Being Normal: A Novel by Lisa Williamson is an uplifting story about two teenagers set in the modern day in the United Kingdom.

The author was inspired to write this novel after working in England's national health service, in a department dedicated to helping teens who are questioning their gender : Farrar, Straus and Giroux. The Art of Being Normal is the first book about being transgender that I've ever read, and before now I didn't know much about it.

I've always been % accepting of it - I believe that people can be born into the wrong body and that no amount of pretending to be someone you're not can change who you are inside - I believe the brain can be /5(). Lisa Williamson splits her time between acting and writing.

She was inspired to write The Art of Being Normal after working in England's national health services in a department dedicated to helping teens who struggle with gender identity issues. More about Lisa Williamson. SuperSummary, a modern alternative to SparkNotes and CliffsNotes, offers high-quality study guides that feature detailed chapter summaries and analysis of major themes, characters, quotes, and essay topics.

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Two boys. Two secrets. David Piper has always been an outsider. His parents think he’s gay. The school. Readers’ questions about The Art of Being Normal. 25 questions answered. Free download or read online The Art of Being Normal pdf (ePUB) book.

The first edition of the novel was published in January 1stand was written by Lisa Williamson. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Hardcover format. The main characters of this lgbt, young adult story are,/5.

The Art of Being Normal A Novel. Lisa Williamson. for Leo, reluctant) friends. The book alternates between Leo and David’s viewpoints, but readers don’t find out what they have in common until Leo’s burgeoning romance gets derailed. For loner Leo, David is a chance to have a real friend; for David, Leo’s an example of what’s Author: Lisa Williamson.

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The characters ping from event to event with emotions always at the forefront. Han further develops her cast, pushing them to new maturity and leaving few stones : Lisa Williamson. David Piper has always been an outsider. Only his two best friends know the real truth: David wants to be a girl.

On the first day at his new school Leo Denton has one goal: to be invisible. Attracting the attention of the most beautiful girl in his class is definitely not part of that plan.

When Leo stands up for David in a fight, an unlikely friendship forms. The Art of Being Normal: A Novel View larger image.

By: Lisa Williamson. Sign Up Now. Already a Member. Book Details Book Quality: Publisher Quality ISBN Related ISBNs: Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) Date of Addition: 04/13/18 Author: Lisa Williamson. A Margaret Ferguson Book.

Praise for The Art of Being Normal: "The Art of Being Normal is a deeply powerful, important story that also happens to be a blast to read. You'll fall in love right away, your heart will bleed at some moments and melt at others, and you'll root for them until the bitter end.".

The Art of Being Normal: A Novel by Williamson, Lisa and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   David Piper is Transgender, so his life at school is difficult. Until he found out his friend is trans also, and they both try to get through High School.

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The art of being normal. [Lisa Williamson] -- David Piper has always been an outsider. His parents think he's gay. The school bully thinks he's a freak.

Only his two best friends know the real truth: David wants to be a girl. On the first day at.