Golden Boy

Author(s): Abigail Tarttelin

Modern & Contemporary Literature | LGBTI

The truth will out in this gritty, cool and brilliantly compelling novel from one of the hippest young authors around.

Max Walker is the golden boy
He's the perfect son, the perfect friend and the perfect crush for the girls at his school
He's attractive, he's intelligent, he's athletic
He's even nice to his little brother
Max is going to pass his exams with flying colours
He's going to make his parents proud

Max Walker has a terrible secret
If his secret gets out, his perfect life will be blown apart
The consequences are unimaginable
But someone knows his secret, someone close to him
And that person must not be trusted because he could do great damage to Max
In fact he's already started

Product Information

Abigail Tarttelin 'is a natural storyteller' (Matt Haig, METRO), and she has written 'a poignant, brave and important book' (S.J. Watson) about a young boy coming to terms with being intersex.

Abigail Tarttelin's first novel, FLICK, was heralded as a slow-burn cult classic by GQ magazine. She is still only in her mid twenties but is the Books Editor for PHOENIX fashion magazine, blogs for the HUFFINGTON POST and acts in films including the French/English festival favourite TAXI RIDER. And in 2013 she was selected by the EVENING STANDARD as one of London's hottest 25 Under 25 in their Power 1000. She lives in London and is currently working on her third novel. Connect with her on Twitter at at her website or on Instagram Selected in 2013 by the Evening Standard as one of London's hottest 25 Under 25 in their Power 1000

General Fields

  • : 9781780224596
  • : Orion Publishing Group, Limited
  • : Phoenix
  • : December 2013
  • : 197mm X 130mm X 28mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : April 2014
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 1
  • : Paperback
  • : Paperback
  • : 320
  • : 320
  • : 823.92
  • : 823.92
  • : English
  • : English
  • : Abigail Tarttelin
  • : Abigail Tarttelin
  • : 1