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

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People like to say being gay isn't like skin color, ...

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

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But I think we both knew, even then, that what we ha...

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exemplar, n.It's always something we have to negotia...

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What a wonderful word, future. Of all the abstractio...

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The way you're singing in your sleepThe way you look...

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

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He was attractive. I knew that. And I knew that attr...

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It scares me how hard it is to remember life before ...

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rolf! what? are you really rolling on the floor laug...

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It’s as simple as that. Simple and complicated, as m...

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I tell him goodbye instead - a kind of goodbye that'...

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Things that matter are not easy. Feelings of happine...

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misgivings, n.Last night, I got up the courage to as...

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This is what love does: It makes you want to rewrite...

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Don't look at the package. Look at what's inside.

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ardent, adj.It was after sex, when there was still h...

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In my kind of falling, there’s no landing. There’s o...

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Here's what I think. We all want someone to build a ...

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