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User Review  - louis.arata - LibraryThing

Don’t let the title mislead you: this is not a charming coming-of-age story. This is about sexual abuse. Twelve-year old Josh Mendel has a crush on his history teacher, Eve. When she starts paying him ... Read full review

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User Review  - mmglidden515 - LibraryThing

I could NOT put this book down. I just couldn't. Of all the YA literature I have read, this is the one book that I feel has made me THINK the most. I found myself discussing it with my husband non ... Read full review

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User Review  - TheTaleTemptress - LibraryThing

Boy Toy by Barry Lyga has to be one of the most disturbing but great books I've ever read. The subject matter is unsettling, to say the least, but the way the author handled it amazed me. The fact ... Read full review

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User Review  - JuneCat - LibraryThing

Boy Toy by Barry Lyga is a 409 page young adult novel that delineates the tale of Josh Mendel, a 12 year old boy who is manipulated into a sexual relationship with his teacher. The story goes back and ... Read full review

Amazing book

User Review  - chic geek - Borders

josh's struggle with his past that he just can't seem to forget makes it an interesting read. its almost weird that hes a cool socially awkward guy that has a lot of experience with a teacher but can ... Read full review

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User Review  - annekiwi - LibraryThing

Vascillating between the present and 5 years previous when he had an affair with his history teacher, the story of Josh Mendel was well written. I could have done without all the baseball stats, but ... Read full review

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User Review  - TonySandel - LibraryThing

Josh, a bright baseball-mad 17-year-old, is still suffering from the sexual relationship he had with Eve, his 25-year-old history teacher when he was twelve. His problems come to a head when she is released from prison. Read full review

Love it

User Review  - xxkellyamazingxx - Borders

Love it, its my favorite book ! Amazing really,everyone should read it. Read full review

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User Review  - razzbelly - LibraryThing

Another one to add to my list of favorites. This book was wonderful. It grabbed me from the first page and never let go, Read full review


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