Ben Raphaels All-Star Virgins

Ben Raphaels All-Star Virgins Harmony Ink Press Young Adult Title Sixteen Year Old Jake McCullough And His Friends Rider, Brody, Carlton, And Tim Are The Invisible Boys Of Ben Raphael Academy, An Exclusive Coed Prep School Brody Decides They Need Mystique To Garner Attention Nobody Has Mystique Than A Desirable Virgin, He Declares Thus Is Born Ben Raphael S All Star Virgin Order Or BRAVO The Boys Polish Their Appearances Brody Launches A Subtle But Canny Publicity Campaign Soon, The Boys Are Being Noticed But They Re Emotionally Fragile Two Have Succumbed To A Seductive Female Teacher Jake And Rider, Roommates And Best Friends Who Are Attracted To One Another, Fear The Stigma Of Being Gay It Takes An Unspeakable Tragedy To Make The BRAVO Boys Realize What S Important In Life, And That Virginity Has Than One Meaning. When Joyfully Jay decides to have another reading challenge month this year and opens the first week with TBR Pile Week or read books that have been in your TBR piles for at least a year I decided to finally read this one K.Z Snow is one of my favorite authors in the first 5 years of my reading M M genre around 2010 2014 She no longer publishes books sad face this YA novella was her last released in 2014 I bought it immediately back then but never read it because I couldn t get th When Joyfully Jay decides to have another reading challenge month this year and opens the first week with TBR Pile Week or read books that have been in your TBR piles for at least a year I decided to finally read this one K.Z Snow is one of my favorite authors in the first 5 years of my reading M M genre around 2010 2014 She no longer publishes books sad face this YA novella was her last released in 2014 I bought it immediately back then but never read it because I couldn t get the right mood to do so.I must say that this isn t her strongest book There is quite an important social issue here view spoiler sexual abuse by female teacher towards the male teenagers hide spoiler and because of the shorter length, I didn t feel like it was adequately explored Especially because this novella ended with a kind of tragedy, that came out of nowhere The romance between Jake and Rider also didn t feel explored enough.Short thought the
At best, the teenage years are a confusing time of life on one hand, teens want to be unique and to be noticed on the other hand, they want to try to fit in and appear like everyone else Jake, from Ben Raphael s All Star Virgins by K.Z Snow, is right in the middle of this ambivalence when his friends form an alliance dedicated to improving their images, making them appear intriguing and popular, rather tha
Read my review here Pride that depends on the approval of others is a false pride, layered on from outside yourself like gold leaf When the leaf begins to flake and chip, you see the base material beneath it When you see the base material, the shiny deception exists noWhat are you left with Soul crushing disillusionment A sorrow that seems absolute. There s something about youth that is so wonderful and yet so sad This is displayed perfectly in the story of five young boys who Read my review here Pride that depends on the approval of others is a false pride, layered on from outside yourself like gold leaf When the leaf begins to flake and chip, you see the base material beneath it When you see the base material, the shiny deception exists noWhat are you left with Soul crushing disillusionment A sorrow that seems absolute. There s something a
K.Z writes about some very sensitive subjects And quite well This book left me happy for the findings of beautiful love but heartbroken over the loss of it as well For someone to give up on life because of a game someone played with their heart is devastating Don t be a game player Be a love. The boys are 5 friends who go to a boarding school and have decided to start the Ben Raphael s All Star Virgin club.Two of the boys start a relationship but they keep it quiet Obviously because they are unde
TouchingThis short story will take you on a long ride A lot is covered in the pages and you ll share their hope as well by the end 4.0 for giving it a chance to grow. Reviewed by Brandilyn for Prism Book Alliance High school is tough Add to that knowing you are unwanted by your family, and you have to rely only on the family you make, aka your friends, to get you through That is the scenario facing Jake, Rider, Brody, Tim, Carlton, and many of their classmates at Ben Raphael, an elite boarding school in Wisconsin For Jake and his friends, they are the outcast among the elite outcasts So, like any goo teenager, they come up with a way to be noticed Decla Reviewed by Brandilyn for Prism Book Al
Didn t work for me at all Liked the premise, but didn t like the writing I ve enjoyed other work by this author so will maybe try new titles in future For me though the characters didn t behave or speak like teenagers and it completely pulled me out of
A well written coming of age, and realization of ones sexuality, all tastefully done A story of 5 very close friends at an elite boarding school, and two very close roommates.

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  • ebook
  • 134 pages
  • Ben Raphaels All-Star Virgins
  • K.Z. Snow
  • 06 May 2017
  • 1632162571