Frankly in love. #1 / David Yoon.
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|Crookston Public Library||Y YOO (Text)||33500013125521||New||Checked out||11/29/2019|
|Detroit Lakes Public Library||Y YOO (Text)||33500013125513||New||Available||-|
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- ISBN: 9781984812209
- ISBN: 1984812203
- Physical Description: pages cm
- Publisher: New York : G. P. Putnam's Sons, 
"High school senior Frank Li takes a risk to go after a girl his parents would never approve of, but his plans will leave him wondering if he ever really understood love--or himself--at all"-- Provided by publisher.
- Booklist Reviews : Booklist Reviews 2019 July #1
*Starred Review* Frank Li has always known his parents expected him to date a fellow Korean American. It was an unspoken rule he tried not to think about until he finds himself kissing, texting, and overall obsessing over Britâwho's white. To save himself from his parent's disappointment (or outright condemnation) Frank hatches a plan to create a faux relationship with longtime family friend Joy, who has also fallen for a non-Korean. It seems like the perfect plan, at least, for a little while. With Frankly in Love, Yoon has created a story within the well-trod rom-com trope of fake relationships becoming more than a facade that is completely fresh. Frank is a wonderfully self-aware protagonist with a compelling voice that sometimes seems much older than 18 but never in a way that rings false. To say this debut novel is more than a romance would be to malign the genre it is a credit to, but even readers who aren't fans of romance will be drawn into this beautifully written exploration of family, identity, and self-discovery. Grades 9-12. Copyright 2019 Booklist Reviews.
David Yoon grew up in Orange County, California, and now lives in Los Angeles with his wife, novelist Nicola Yoon, and their daughter. He drew the illustrations for Nicola's #1 New York Times bestseller Everything, Everything. Frankly in Love is his first novel. You can visit him at davidyoon.com.
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