"You have to read this.” —**Rainbow Rowell, bestselling author of *Eleanor & Park*
In his follow-up to tthe *New York Times* bestselling author of* Every Day,* andDavid Levithan, coauthor of bestsellers Will Grayson, Will Grayson (with John Green) and* Nick & Norah’s Infinite Playlist* (with Rachel Cohn)*,* crafts a novel that the *Los Angeles Times* calls “open, frank, and ultimately optimistic.”**
Based on true events—and narrated by a Greek Chorus of the generation of gay men lost to AIDS—*Two Boys Kissing* follows Harry and Craig, two seventeen-year-olds who are about to take part in a 32-hour marathon of kissing to set a new Guinness World Record. While the two increasingly dehydrated and sleep-deprived boys are locking lips, they become a focal point in the lives of other teens dealing with universal questions of love, identity, and belonging.
Named to the National Book Award Longlist
A Lambda Literary Award Winner
A Stonewall Honor Book
“An intriguing, complex narrative with an unusual point of view…[and] a quality of retrospection that is rare (and refreshing) in YA literature.” —*The Washington Post*
From the Hardcover edition.