As Far As You'll Take Me by Phil Stamper (2/9)

Music +  pride +  coming of age  +  international travel = a permanent smile. Seriously, Stamper’s done it again. I desperately want a movie so I can watch it over and over again on the days I need a pick me up and can’t manage to crack open a book. This entire story is utterly marvelous and takes on big issues (sexuality, toxic relationships, eating disorders, religion...) in incredibly accessible ways. This heartfelt ode to found family and finding yourself is exactly what I needed most.  - Britt

 

Marty arrives in London with nothing but his oboe and some savings from his summer job, but he's excited to start his new life--where he's no longer the closeted, shy kid who slips under the radar and is free to explore his sexuality without his parents' disapproval.

From the outside, Marty's life looks like a perfect fantasy: in the span of a few weeks, he's made new friends, he's getting closer with his first ever boyfriend, and he's even traveling around Europe. But Marty knows he can't keep up the facade. He hasn't spoken to his parents since he arrived, he's tearing through his meager savings, his homesickness and anxiety are getting worse and worse, and he hasn't even come close to landing the job of his dreams. Will Marty be able to find a place that feels like home?

As Far As You'll Take Me by Phil Stamper (2/9)

$17.99 Regular Price
$16.19Sale Price
  • Please note that due to differing shipping methods, pre order books are shipped separately than other items. You will receive a separate shipping notification when those ship.

  • Pre-ordered titles will be shipped within 10 days of the release date. Because we are a small store, the earlier you pre-order, the higher the chance we will have enough copies in stock to ship out your book on its pub day!

SSTR Logo Tagline - Color.png

Contact a Bookseller

STORE HOURS:

Open for BROWSING 

Monday - Saturday

9am - 6pm

Sunday

10am - 4pm

Closed for Thanksgiving