Surprising Myself: A Novel

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Donald I. Fine, 1987 - Fiction - 424 pages
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Working at a Boy Scout camp as a counselor, Joel Scherzenlieb meets Corey Cobbett, a gay counselor, and becomes aware of his own sexual feelings

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An interesting exploration of identity and desire. A much better effort than most in this genre. I actually enjoyed reading it. Read full review

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An interesting exploration of identity and desire. A much better effort than most in this genre. I actually enjoyed reading it. Read full review

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Christopher Bram is the author of nine novels, including The Notorious Dr. August, Lives of the Circus Animals. His fifth novel, Gods and Monsters, was made into the Oscar-winning movie. He grew up in Virginia and attended the College of William and Mary. He was a Guggenheim Fellow and winner of the Bill Whitehead Award for Lifetime Achievement.

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