AUTHOR | DAVID LEVITHAN



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David Levithan | Writer, editor, Young-adult fiction; fantasy, supernatural fiction



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David Levithan is an American young-adult fiction author and editor. His first book, Boy Meets Boy, was published by Knopf Books for Young Readers in 2003. He has written numerous works featuring strong male gay characters, most notably Boy Meets Boy and Naomi and Ely's No Kiss List.
At 19, Levithan received an internship at Scholastic Corporation where he began working on the The Baby-sitters Club series. Levithan still works for Scholastic as an editorial director. Levithan is also the founding editor of PUSH, a young-adult imprint of Scholastic Press focusing on new voices and new authors. PUSH publishes edgier material for young adults and is where Patricia McCormick got her start with 2002's Cut.
In an interview with Barnes & Noble, Levithan claimed that he learned how to write books that were both funny and touching from Judith Viorst's Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day. He continues to work as both a writer and editor saying, 'I love editi


Born: 1972-09-07

Born in: Short Hills, Millburn, New Jersey, United States





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Love doesn’t have to be on Valentine’s Day. It doesn...

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It doesn't have to be on Valentine's Day. It doesn't...

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We watch them grow, with sadness and amazement and f...

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Once time is lit, it will burn whether or not you're...

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You know there's no such thing as a complete lie. Th...

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Life goes on. Get over it. You're still young. It'll...

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That's what it felt like - that if I let a little of...

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Breath and heat and contact and shirts off and skin ...

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He was thirteen then, Elijah almost seven. Now, ten ...

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If there's one thing I've learned, it's this: We all...

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I wish she could see how it hits him. The look on hi...

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I can take everything on her face at face value, and...

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You know what’s a great metaphor for love? Sleeping ...

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My pride shut me up, my hurt shut me down, and toget...

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Self-preservation isn't worth it if you can't live w...

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Love me less,but love me for a long time.

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What separates us from the animals, what separates u...

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I am a drifter, and as lonely as that can be, it is ...

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The word I think of is precarious. I am struck by ho...

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I want you to be honest with me. Even if it hurts. A...

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