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Meet the Author of Beautiful Music for Ugly Children: About the Book

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Summary of the Book from the Author--Kirstin Cronn-Mills

If you are unfamiliar with Gabe’s world and need a basic synopsis of the book, here you go:

BEAUTIFUL MUSIC FOR UGLY CHILDREN is the story of how Gabe learns to be a guy so he can leave Elizabeth behind.  Some good things happen in the course of his summer—Gabe graduates, gets asked out, and gets loved by the fans of his show.  But he also gets outed and threatened, and he must defend himself against violence that’s rooted in fear.  In essence, Gabe’s journey to find himself is the same one we all take.  His is just electrified, amplified, and broadcast into the night.

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