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It was funny, sad, and wonderfully engaging.
An insightful book that reminds us how difficult--and ultimately liberating--it can be to accept our own uniqueness in spite of the opinions of others.
I actually really liked how the author incorporated this imagery into the story, and I thought it was very well done.
I generally don't use the word "brilliant" to describe books I've read. This time I would. The writing is superb, the story line well-developed, the characters dimensional... Read morePublished 5 days ago by William G. Schmidt
I read one review of this book, which in hindsight, was my first mistake. I expected a light hearted tale of a clumsy 12 year old boy trying to figure out how to fit in. Read morePublished 1 month ago by ASHLEIGH B MILLER
I loved this book. The character, a young Indian-American boy growing up in Cincinnati, Ohio, is fully drawn; the plot is brisk and compelling; and the sexual coming-of-age story... Read morePublished 1 month ago by Paul C Griffin
BLUE BOY is, simply put, one of the best books I've ever read. Being a standup comic who's also a bit of a theatre dilettante, I can tell you from personal experience that it's... Read morePublished 1 month ago by funnyindian
Really enjoyed this book - I think it perfectly accomplishes its goals of explaining the oddness, the hilarity, and the difficulty of growing up feeling like an other (a brown one,... Read morePublished 1 month ago by andrew peerless
An incredible, one-of-a-kind book! While this book is singular in its story and voice, its humor and appeal are universal. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Christopher H Henry
I absolutely loved this book! It was well written and hard to put down. I highly recommend it.Published 1 month ago by Dustin Flannery
A heartwarming tale of a little boy coming of age, where he realizes that he is different from both the culture and society into which he was born. Read morePublished 1 month ago by MMNYC