That’s Not a Feeling

By Dan Josefson. Soho, paper, $15.95 (9781616951887).


At the Roaring Orchards School for Troubled Teens in upstate New York, the cult leader–like headmaster insists on structure and limits, but interpreting his rules isn’t easy for students Benjamin and Tidbit, whose friendship, confusion, and longing anchor this noteworthy debut.




Awards Won

Title Year
Booklist Editors' Choice: Adult Books for Young Adults
Selected by the Books for Youth editors, the following titles comprise the year’s best personal reading for teenagers among adult books published in 2006. More on each book’s content and suggested audience can be found in the full-length Booklist review.
2012 - Selection(s)