Getting it

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Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers,
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1st ed.
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IL: UG - BL: 4.5 - AR Pts: 7
15-year old Carlos Amoroso is a virgin - and he's desperate to change that. The object of his desire is Roxy, who doesn't even know Carlos exists. When he sees a television show where a clueless straight guy gets a makeover from a group of gay men, Carlos wonders if Sal, who's gay, might be able to help him. Even though things with Sal - and Roxy - don't turn out the way Carlos expected, through the course of the makeover Carlos learns about life and love, and finally starts to get it.
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Grouping Title getting it
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subject_facet Bildungsromans, Friendship -- Fiction, High schools -- Fiction, Homosexuality -- Fiction, Mexican Americans -- Fiction, Schools -- Fiction
title_display Getting it
title_full Getting it / Alex Sanchez
title_short Getting it
topic_facet Bildungsromans, Friendship, High schools, Homosexuality, Mexican Americans, Schools