Acclaimed author Sarah Schulman "(Rat Bohemia, Shimmer)" returns with an absorbing novel about a teenager convicted of murder after seeing his online lover charged with pedophilia. Structured like a classic novel of legal suspense, "The Child" explores what happens when Stew, a lonely fifteen-year-old boy, looks for and finds an adult boyfriend online. In short order his lover is arrested in an Internet pedophilia sting and Stew's world is turned upside down. He's exposed to his family and community, leaving the outcast to ...

The Child 2007, Carroll & Graf Publishers, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780786718665