Darius the Great Deserves Better by Adib Khorram

Available At: Liberty, Pine Creek

Categories: LGBTQ+, Sexual

Description: Darius Kellner has everything he thought he wanted–a new boyfriend, a new internship, and a spot on the soccer team–but growing up makes him question everything.

YA Label?: Yes

Notes: Contains sexual activities.

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

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Page 65: “I wondered what it was that made me imagine Landon touching me when I masturbated, but cringe when he reached below my waist in real life.”

Page 253: “‘Someone’s excited,’ he whispered, and poked at the weird pooch my jeans made in the front. ‘It’s a joner,’ I whispered back, and Landon giggled.”

Page 289: “He glanced down at my pants. ‘Playing the ‘foreskinned fiddle,’huh?’”