Title: One Man Guy.
Author: Michael Barakiva.
"A heartfelt, laugh-out-loud-funny story of romance, family, and self-discovery.
Alek Khederian should have guessed something was wrong when his parents took him to a restaurant. Everyone knows that Armenians never eat out. Between bouts of interrogating the waitress and criticizing the menu, Alek’s parents announce that he’ll be attending summer school in order to bring up his grades. Alek is sure this experience will be the perfect hellish end to his hellish freshman year of high school. He never could’ve predicted that he’d meet someone like Ethan.
Ethan is everything Alek wishes he were: confident, free-spirited, and irreverent. He can’t believe a guy this cool wants to be his friend. And before long, it seems like Ethan wants to be more than friends. Alek has never thought about having a boyfriend—he’s barely ever had a girlfriend—but maybe it’s time to think again."
My Thoughts So Far:
Absolutely loving this one! One Man Guy is full of love, differences, culture and family. Its so different than anything I've read, and I'm really enjoying it so far. One Man Guy is Alek's discovery story, is only fourteen years old, but he is already learning who he is and what he wants for himself, despite what his very old-fashioned and cultured parents want for him.
I'm excited to finish One Man Guy today, and write my review later this week! If you haven't picked this one up yet, you're behind!