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Salem Free Public Library YB JOHNSON (Text to phone) 33640143768053 Young Adult Biography Available -

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Introduction: Black. Queer. Here -- A different kid. Smile ; Identity ; "Honeychild" ; Fags play football, too ; "Honest Abe" lied to me ; You can't swim in cowboy boots - Family. Dear little brother ; Nanny: the caregiver, the hustler, my best friend ; Daddy's second chance ; Losing hope ; Dear Mommy ; A lesson before dying -- Teenagers. Boys will be boys ; The prom kings we never were ; Setting myself free or setting myself up? -- Friends. Caught in a haze ; Losing my virginity twice ; Don't know why I didn't call -- Afterword: All boys aren't blue.
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In a series of personal essays, prominent journalist and LGBTQIA+ activist George M. Johnson explores his childhood, adolescence, and college years in New Jersey and Virginia. From the memories of getting his teeth kicked out by bullies at age five, to flea marketing with his loving grandmother, to his first sexual relationships, this young-adult memoir weaves together the trials and triumphs faced by Black queer boys.
Subject: Johnson, George M. (George Matthew), 1985-
African American gay men > Biography.
Gays > Identity.
Genre: Autobiographies.

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All Boys Aren't Blue : A Memoir-Manifesto
All Boys Aren't Blue : A Memoir-Manifesto
by Johnson, George M.; M, Johnson, George
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All Boys Aren't Blue : A Memoir-Manifesto

SectionSection DescriptionPage Number
Author's Notep. vii
Introduction: Black. Queer. Herep. 1
Act 1A Different Kid
Chapter 1    Smilep. 19
Chapter 2    Identityp. 36
Chapter 3    "Honeychild"p. 52
Chapter 4    Fags Play Football, Toop. 65
Chapter 5    "Honest Abe" Lied to Mep. 81
Chapter 6    You Can't Swim in Cowboy Bootsp. 105
Act 2Family
    Dear Little Brotherp. 123
Chapter 7    Nanny: The Caregiver, the Hustler, My Best Friendp. 128
Chapter 8    Daddy's Second Chancep. 144
Chapter 9    Losing Hopep. 160
    Dear Mommyp. 177
Chapter 10    A Lesson Before Dyingp. 182
Act 3Teenagers
Chapter 11    Boys Will Be Boys ...p. 197
Chapter 12    The Prom Kings We Never Werep. 213
Chapter 13    Setting Myself Free or Setting Myself Up?p. 224
Act 4Friends
Chapter 14    Caught in a Hazep. 243
Chapter 15    Losing My Virginity Twicep. 262
Chapter 16    Don't Know Why I Didn't Callp. 277
Afterword: All Boys Aren't Bluep. 293
Acknowledgmentsp. 301

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