Call Me By Your Name by Andre Aciman

Available At: Electronic, Rampart

Categories: Cursing, Drug Abuse, LGBTQ+, Sexual, Violence

Description: A young man becomes romantically involved with an older houseguest.

YA Label?: No

Notes: Contains alcohol and drug use; profanity; alternate sexualities; sexual nudity; and sexual activities.

Violations (Miller Test [MT] & Colorado Obscenity Test [CD])

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Page17: “To be with you. To be with you, Oliver. With or without my bathing suit. To be with you on my bed. In your bed. Which is my bed during the other months of the year. Do with me what you want. Take me. Just ask if I want to and see the answer you’ll get, just don’t let me say no.”

Page 26: “Let your hand travel wherever it wishes, take my suit off, take me, I won’t make a noise, won’t tell a soul, I’m hard and you know it, and if you won’t, I’ll take that hand of yours and slip it into my suit now and let you put as many fingers as you want inside me.”

Page 27: “Shrugged my shoulders—and been okay with pre-come.”

Page 47: I described her naked body, which I’d seen two years before. I wanted him aroused. It didn’t matter what he desired so long as he was aroused.”

Page 86: ”What would happen if I saw him again? Would I bleed again, cry, come in my shorts?”