Book ‘Body Grammar’ by Jules Ohman

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A coming-of-age queer love story set in the glamorous but grueling world of international modeling — a "terrific debut... roiling with deep questions of identity and art, love, and the irrepressible need for meaning in life" (Jess Walter, bestselling author of The Cold Millions). By the time Lou turns eighteen, modeling agents across Portland have scouted her for her striking androgynous look. Lou has no interest in fashion or being in the spotlight. She prefers to take photographs, especially of Ivy, her close friend and secret crush. But when a hike ends in a tragic accident, Lou finds herself lost and ridden with guilt. Determined to find a purpose, Lou moves to New York and steps into the dizzying world...
Publisher: Vintage (June 14, 2022)  Pages: 303 pages  ISBN-10: 0593466691  ISBN-13: 978-0593466698  ASIN:‎ B09G99KYC3

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About the author: Jules Ohman received an MFA from the University of Montana and cofounded the nonprofit Free Verse. She coordinates Literary Arts’ Writers in the Schools program and lives in Portland, Oregon, with her wife.