Category Archives: Frank Anthony Polito

Drama Queers!

Frank Anthony Polito, May 2009. This sequel to 2008’s Band Fags! explores the same universe but with a different focus.  Jack Paterno, hero of the first book, has a falling-out with his Best Friend Brad Dayton at the beginning of … Continue reading

Posted in 2009, Frank Anthony Polito, gay male, high school, historical, lesbian, problem novel, prom, queer protagonist, realistic, sequel | 1 Comment

Band Fags!

Frank Anthony Polito, May 2008. This largely autobiographical novel takes the reader through the high school years (and then some) of Jack Paterno, whose best friend is a Total Fag, in the words of his classmates.  Jack often questions his … Continue reading

Posted in 2008, bisexual, Frank Anthony Polito, gay male, gay-bashing, high school, historical, lesbian, queer protagonist, realistic, secondary queer character | 4 Comments