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David Levithan

"A story doesn't have to always reflect reality; it can create reality as well."--David Levithan

David Levithan is a children’s book editor in New York City. He lives in Hoboken, NJ.


ABOUT THE AUTHOR

David Levithan finds it downright baffling to write about himself, which is why he's considering it somewhat cruel and usual to have to write this brief bio.  The factual approach (born '72, Brown '94, book '03) seems a bit dry, while the emotional landscape (happy childhood, happy adolescence - give or take a few poems - and happy adulthood so far) sounds horribly... Read More

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Another Day
Written by David Levithan
Ember | Trade Paperback | January 3, 2017
$9.99/13.99(Canada) | 978-0-385-75623-5 (0-385-75623-2)

A New York Times Bestseller

A girl falls in love with someone who wakes up in a different body each morning in this enthralling and poignant follow-up to the New York Times bestseller Every Day.

 
David Levithan (co-author of Will Grayson, Will Grayson with John Green) turns his New York Times bestseller Every Day on its head by flipping perspectives in this... Read more






Another Day
Written by David Levithan
Knopf Books for Young Readers | Hardcover | August 2015
$17.99/20.99(Canada) | 978-0-385-75620-4 (0-385-75620-8)

A New York Times Bestseller

A girl falls in love with someone who wakes up in a different body each morning in this enthralling and poignant follow-up to the New York Times bestseller Every Day.

 
David Levithan (co-author of Will Grayson, Will Grayson with John Green) turns his New York Times bestseller Every Day on its head by flipping perspectives in this... Read more






Are We There Yet?
Written by David Levithan
Knopf Books for Young Readers | Trade Paperback | March 2007
$8.99/11.99(Canada) | 978-0-375-83956-6 (0-375-83956-9)

Sixteen-year-old Elijah is completely mellow and his 23-year-old brother Danny is completely not, so it's no wonder they can barely tolerate one another. So what better way to repair their broken relationship than to trick them into taking a trip to Italy together? Soon, though, their parents' perfect solution has become... Read more






Boy Meets Boy
Written by David Levithan
Ember | Trade Paperback | May 2005
$9.99/10.99(Canada) | 978-0-375-83299-4 (0-375-83299-8)

This is the story of Paul, a sophomore at a high school like no other: The cheerleaders ride Harleys, the homecoming queen used to be a guy named Daryl (she now prefers Infinite Darlene and is also the star quarterback), and the gay-straight alliance was formed to help the straight kids...

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Dash & Lily's Book of Dares
Written by Rachel Cohn and David Levithan
Ember | Trade Paperback | October 2011
$9.99/10.99(Canada) | 978-0-375-85955-7 (0-375-85955-1)

A whirlwind romance from the New York Times bestselling authors of Nick & Norah’s Infinite Playlist!
 
“I’ve left some clues for you.
If you want them, turn the page.
If you don’t, put the book back on the shelf, please.”
 
16-year-old Lily has left a red notebook full of challenges on her favorite... Read more






Every Day
Written by David Levithan
Ember | Trade Paperback | September 2013
$9.99/10.99(Canada) | 978-0-307-93189-4 (0-307-93189-7)

In his New York Times bestselling novel, David Levithan, co-author of bestsellers Will Grayson, Will Grayson and Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist, introduces readers to what Entertainment Weekly calls a "wise, wildly unique" love story about A, a teen who wakes up every morning in a different body, living a different life. This new paperback...

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Every Day
Written by David Levithan
Knopf Books for Young Readers | Hardcover | August 2012
$17.99/19.99(Canada) | 978-0-307-93188-7 (0-307-93188-9)

In his New York Times bestselling novel, David Levithan introduces readers to what Entertainment Weekly calls a "wise, wildly unique" love story about A, a teen who wakes up every morning in a different body, living a different life.

Every day a different body. Every day a different life. Every day in...

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Every You, Every Me
Written by David Levithan, Photographed by Jonathan Farmer
Ember | Trade Paperback | September 2012
$9.99/12.99(Canada) | 978-0-375-85451-4 (0-375-85451-7)

In this high school-set psychological tale, a tormented teen named Evan starts to discover a series of unnerving photographs—some of which feature him. Someone is stalking him . . . messing with him . . . threatening him. Worse, ever since his best friend Ariel has been gone, he's been unable... Read more






The Full Spectrum
Written by David Levithan and Billy Merrell
Ember | Trade Paperback | May 2006
$9.99/12.99(Canada) | 978-0-375-83290-1 (0-375-83290-4)

Teens are more aware of sexuality and identity than ever, and they’re looking for answers and insights, as well as a community of others. In order to help create that community, YA authors David Levithan and Billy Merrell have collected original poems, essays, and stories by young adults in their teens... Read more






Hold Me Closer
Written by David Levithan
Speak | Trade Paperback | April 2016
$10.99/14.99(Canada) | 978-0-14-751610-7 (0-14-751610-2)

It’s Tiny Cooper’s turn in the spotlight in this companion novel to New York Times bestseller Will Grayson, Will Grayson.
 
Jazz hands at the ready! Tiny Cooper (“the world’s largest person who is also really, really gay”) stole readers’ hearts when he was introduced to the world in the New York Times bestselling... Read more






Hold Me Closer
Written by David Levithan
Dutton Books for Young Readers | Hardcover | March 2015
$17.99/19.99(Canada) | 978-0-525-42884-8 (0-525-42884-4)

TIME Magazine’s Top Ten Children’s Books of 2015

"Tiny Cooper stole our hearts." —Entertainment Weekly
 

Especially for those of us who ordinarily feel ignored, a spotlight is a circle of magic, with the strength to draw us from the darkness of our everyday lives.

 
Watch out, ex-boyfriends, and get out of the way, homophobic... Read more






How They Met and Other Stories
Written by David Levithan
Knopf Books for Young Readers | Trade Paperback | December 2009
$9.99/12.99(Canada) | 978-0-375-84323-5 (0-375-84323-X)

Just in time for Valentine’s Day comes a confection from David Levithan that is sure to have fans of Boy Meets Boy eager to devour it. Here are 18 stories, all about love, all kinds of love. From the aching for the one you pine for, to standing up and speaking... Read more






Invisibility
Written by Andrea Cremer and David Levithan
Speak | Trade Paperback | April 2014
$9.99/10.99(Canada) | 978-0-14-750998-7 (0-14-750998-X)

A magical romance between a boy cursed with invisibility and the one girl who can see him, by New York Times bestselling authors Andrea Cremer (Nightshade) and David Levithan (Every Day)

Stephen is used to invisibility. He was born that way. Invisible. Cursed.

Elizabeth sometimes wishes for invisibility. When you’re invisible, no one can... Read more






Love Is the Higher Law
Written by David Levithan
Knopf Books for Young Readers | Trade Paperback | August 2010
$9.99/12.99(Canada) | 978-0-375-83469-1 (0-375-83469-9)

Bestselling author David Levithan (Every Day; Boy Meets Boy; Will Grayson, Will Grayson with John Green) treats the tragic events of September 11th with care and compassion in this novel of loss and grief, but also of hope and redemption.
 
First there is a Before, and then there is an... Read more






Marly's Ghost
Written by David Levithan, Illustrated by Brian Selznick
Speak | Trade Paperback | October 2007
$7.99/8.99(Canada) | 978-0-14-240912-1 (0-14-240912-X)

When Ben's girlfriend, Marly, dies, he feels his life is over. What could possibly matter now when Marly is gone? So when Valentine's Day approaches, it makes sense that this day that was once so meaningful to Ben leaves him feeling bitter and hollow. But then Marly shows up--or at least... Read more






Naomi and Ely's No Kiss List
Written by Rachel Cohn and David Levithan
Ember | Trade Paperback | August 2008
$9.99/10.99(Canada) | 978-0-375-84441-6 (0-375-84441-4)

Now a motion picture starring Victoria Justice!

From the New York Times bestselling authors of NICK & NORAH’S INFINITE PLAYLIST, NAOMI AND ELY’S NO KISS LIST is the quintessential Girl-Likes-Boy-Who-Likes-Boys story.


Naomi and Ely are best friends. Inseparable since childhood. Naomi is straight. Ely is gay. Naomi dates guys who she claims to... Read more






Nick & Norah's Infinite Playlist
Written by Rachel Cohn and David Levithan
Ember | Trade Paperback | August 2007
$9.99/10.99(Canada) | 978-0-375-83533-9 (0-375-83533-4)

The New York Times bestselling he-said/she-said rock n’ roll romance that inspired the motion picture starring Michael Cera (Juno, Arrested Development) and Kat Dennings (Thor, TV’s 2 Broke Girls)!

"I know this is going to sound strange, but would you mind being my girlfriend for the next five minutes?"

Nick... Read more






Nick & Norah's Infinite Playlist (Movie Tie-in Edition)
Written by Rachel Cohn and David Levithan
Ember | Trade Paperback | August 2008
$9.99/12.99(Canada) | 978-0-375-84614-4 (0-375-84614-X)

The New York Times bestselling he-said/she-said rock n’ roll romance that inspired the motion picture starring Michael Cera (Juno, Arrested Development) and Kat Dennings (Thor, TV’s 2 Broke Girls)!

"I know this is going to sound strange, but would you mind being my girlfriend for the next five minutes?"

Nick... Read more






The Realm of Possibility
Written by David Levithan
Ember | Trade Paperback | May 2006
$9.99/10.99(Canada) | 978-0-375-83657-2 (0-375-83657-8)

This collection of linked poems from David Levithan, the author of the New York Times bestseller Every Day and the groundbreaking classic Boy Meets Boy and the co-author of Will Grayson, Will Grayson (with John Green), will introduce you to a world of unforgettable and emotionally resonant voices.
 
Here’s what... Read more






The Twelve Days of Dash & Lily
Written by Rachel Cohn and David Levithan
Knopf Books for Young Readers | Hardcover | October 2016
$17.99/23.99(Canada) | 978-0-399-55380-6 (0-399-55380-0)

A 2016 Zoella Book Club Pick!

New York Times
bestselling authors Rachel Cohn and David Levithan are back with a life-affirming Christmas romance starring Dash and Lily.

 
Dash and Lily have had a tough year since readers first watched the couple fall in love. Lily’s beloved grandfather suffered a heart attack... Read more






Two Boys Kissing
Written by David Levithan
Ember | Trade Paperback | May 2015
$9.99/10.99(Canada) | 978-0-307-93191-7 (0-307-93191-9)

"You have to read this.” Rainbow Rowell, bestselling author of Eleanor & Park

In his follow-up to tthe New York Times bestselling author of Every Day, andDavid Levithan, coauthor of bestsellers Will Grayson, Will Grayson (with John Green) and Nick & Norah’s Infinite Playlist (with Rachel Cohn), crafts a novel that the Los Angeles Times calls “open, frank, and ultimately optimistic.”

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Two Boys Kissing
Written by David Levithan
Knopf Books for Young Readers | Hardcover | August 2013
$16.99/18.99(Canada) | 978-0-307-93190-0 (0-307-93190-0)

"You have to read this.” Rainbow Rowell, bestselling author of Eleanor & Park

In his follow-up to tthe New York Times bestselling author of Every Day, andDavid Levithan, coauthor of bestsellers Will Grayson, Will Grayson (with John Green) and Nick & Norah’s Infinite Playlist (with Rachel Cohn), crafts a novel that the Los Angeles Times calls “open, frank, and ultimately optimistic.”

... Read more






Wide Awake
Written by David Levithan
Knopf Books for Young Readers | Trade Paperback | September 2008
$8.99/9.99(Canada) | 978-0-375-83467-7 (0-375-83467-2)

The New York Times bestselling author of Every Day delivers an emotional and politically charged novel that’s perfect reading for an election year—and for every year—but most especially for those times when the very democratic process is called into question and basic rights are at risk.
 
In the not-too-impossible-to-imagine future... Read more






Will Grayson, Will Grayson
Written by John Green and David Levithan
Vintage Espanol | Trade Paperback | July 2015
$12.95/15.95(Canada) | 978-1-101-91070-2 (1-101-91070-4)

Will Grayson tiene dos reglas en la vida: guardar silencio y no implicarse en nada. Sin embargo, su mejor amigo, Tiny Cooper, está decidido a buscarle novia y a montar su musical autobiográfico: Tiny Dancer. Muy cerca de él hay otro Will Grayson: un chico melancólico que no tiene nada bueno...

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Will Grayson, Will Grayson
Written by John Green and David Levithan
Speak | Trade Paperback | April 2011
$10.99/12.99(Canada) | 978-0-14-241847-5 (0-14-241847-1)

One cold night, in a most unlikely corner of Chicago, Will Grayson crosses paths with . . . Will Grayson. Two teens with the same name, running in two very different circles, suddenly find their lives going in new and unexpected directions, and culminating in epic turns-of-heart and the most fabulous... Read more





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