Hope, joy, and pain intertwine in this wonderful teenage lesbian romance. “The characterization is outstanding: the hurt, bewildered Jinx and the smooth. CRUSH was first published by Little, Brown, then Avon Books, then Alyson Publications. Now Futcher’s own Women Gone Wild Press is. All about Crush by Jane Futcher. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers.
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It was well written and the characters were interesting. Please try again later. And it didn’t seem weird and strange, it didn’t seem like a crush, it seemed like two friends who are so close, who love each other so much, they’re Jane Futcher does an incredible job in making these characters not only come to life, but remind yourself how your teenage years weren’t exactly the “best times of your life.
Add to Your books. But I got off topic. Kennedy was assassinated, and Lyndon B. But as the book went on, and Jinx fell for Lexie, and things started progressing, I started liking Lexie less and less.
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Like I was here and I was the one being torn down my Lexie and being condmned by the Nicky. If you didn’t know better you would have no idea where it would end up! Tolerance and acceptance notwithstanding, the history that Jane Futcher writes about is nearly as fascinating as her story.
I love everything about the setting, her descriptions, and how she writes about Jinxy meeting her friends in town at the Rexall for hamburgers or going into the city on the train to visit art schools. Would you like to tell us about a lower price?
Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. As read on the last chapters of the book, Lexie exploited her ”friendship” with Jinx asking her to commit fraud and later leading them to expulsion from school. She embraces the few women who blink in and out of her life with such speciality that you begin to almost feel what and how she’s feeling it.
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Jinx, Lexie and the rest of the Huntington crew are the epitome of high school girls feeling their way to their own sexuality. East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion.
Alanaria rated it really liked it Sep 17, Home Groups Talk Zeitgeist. This school sounds eerily like one I once went to.
Adam rated it it was ok Mar 22, Project Gutenberg 0 editions. Johnson was elected president, the people were fighting for equality, and civil rights, and homosexuality was deeply frowned upon If the story were to tak In the book Crush by Jane Futcher, the setting of the rcush plays a big roll in the characters’ decisions and actions.
Although I’m not gay, I can see myself in Jinx at that vulnerable age. How can Jinx not realize she was being manipulated by a cunning, disturbed, hypersexualized rich girl, used to having everything and everyone she desired?
Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. See all 13 reviews. Apr 22, Lindsay Patton rated it it was amazing. Not that I don’t know this but yeah. In her final year at a prestigious boarding school, reserved, artistic Jinx is badly hurt by the treachery of the rich, pretty girl she has considered her best friend. An aspiring artist, Jinx becomes infatuated with an unstable girl at her school named Lexie.
Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. Sex is not presented pornographically, and the portrayal about teens and crushes is very realistic. Books by Jqne Futcher.