Please Don't Kiss Me Now PDF Å Please Don't PDF \

Please Don't Kiss Me Now Ayear old teen copes with the divorce of her parents, her mother s new lifestyle, two boyfriends, and a startling tragedy that changes her perspective on her life


About the Author: Merrill Joan Gerber

Prize winning novelist and short story writer who has published seven novels among them King Of The World, which won the Pushcart Press Editor s Book Award for an important and unusual book of literary distinction, and The Kingdom of Brooklyn, winner of the Ribalow Award from Hadassah Magazine for the best English language book of fiction on a Jewish theme as well as five volumes of short stories, nine young adult novels, and three books of non fiction Her short stories have appeared in The New Yorker, The Atlantic, Mademoiselle, Redbook and many other magazines, as well as in literary journals such as The Sewanee Review, Prairie Schooner, The Southwest Review, Shenandoah, The Chattahoochee Review and The Virginia Quarterly Review She has published essays in The American Scholar, Commentary, The Sewanee Review, Salmagundi and The Writer She earned her M.A in English from Brandeis University and was awarded a Wallace Stegner Fiction Fellowship to Stanford University She presently teaches fiction writing at the California Institute of Technology in Pasadena, California.



10 thoughts on “Please Don't Kiss Me Now

  1. says:

    This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers To view it, click here My library owns this book, published in 1981 under the title Please don t kiss me now I read it because my students ask for romances all the time and I want to know what I can recommend to them I would recommend this book to high school students or mature 8th graders who specifically ask for


  2. says:

    AS good as any of the prime Judy Blume books and yet unlike Norma Klein and a few others, not an imitation This book is also very linear in how it unapologetically deals with the late 70s early 80s setting of a Me Generation adults dealing with fall out from marrying too young Leslie the main character narrates a very harsh but honest tale of SoCal suburban High School life going


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