Since Max and Jordan travel in completely separate circles at school, the last thing they expect to do is to spend the summer working together in Jordan’s family food truck – but both boys soon discover that what they most need might be where they least expect it.
Ben Carver was taken by surprise when he fell in love with his best friend, Rafe. All that ended when Rafe revealed that he’d been lying to Ben the whole time, but Ben still feels angry, and hurt, and kind of in love.
“Openly Straight” tells the story of high school junior Rafe from Boulder, Colorado, who has been out and proud since he was in the eighth grade. But when he switches from public high school in Boulder to a private high school across the country in Massachusetts – an all boys school, no less – he decides to hide his sexuality from his new classmates.