“Aristotle is angry with everyone. His brother is in jail for something his parents refuse to talk about, and his dad, still scarred by his Vietnam experiences, also keeps silent. Enter Dante, different than any other person Ari has met, turns his world upside down. Together will they discover the secrets of the universe?
Themes: Teen Relationships, Family Relationships, Family Dynamics, PTSD, Sexual Identity, Jail
This book is recommended for high school students (9-12)
Curriculum Connections: This book could be used in a class on current social issues as a pre-assignment book to spark class discussion.”