The Miseducation of Cameron Post

By Emily M. Danforth. HarperCollins/Balzer and Bray, $17.99 (9780062020567). Gr. 9–12.


Danforth’s ambitious, sophisticated debut follows Cameron Post, a lesbian, as she falls in love for the first time and is forced to attend God’s Promise, a church camp that attempts to “cure” young homosexuals.




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Booklist Editors' Choice: Books for Youth
Committed to providing a broad selection of outstanding books that mixes popular appeal with literary excellence, the Books for Youth editorial staff has chosen the titles below as best-of-the-year fiction, nonfiction, and picture books.
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