Title Profile & Character Information

Someday This Pain Will Be Useful to You

Annotation
Eighteen-year-old James living in New York City with his older sister and divorced mother struggles to find a direction for his life.

Awards
2007  Publishers Weekly Best Children's Books
2007  Publishers Weekly Best Books of the Year

Characters
NameJames
GenderMale

GenreYoung adult fiction
Coming of age
Didactic
Family
TopicsGay men
Families
Homosexuality
Self-esteem
SettingNew York