The Gentleman's Guide to Vice and Virtue (Hardcover)

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This book is a cheeky romp!  Please believe me when I tell you that I don't use those two words together very often, but they describe this book perfectly.  There's impeccable manners, roguish behavior, unrequited love, theives and scientists, and all manner of chases and saucy quips!  If you're a fan of audiobooks, then I definitely recommend the narrator-- just click on our Libro FM link on the home page!

— From Katie

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A hilarious and swashbuckling teen historical fiction novel, named one of summer's 20 must-read books by Entertainment Weekly A New York Times bestseller

A young bisexual British lord embarks on an unforgettable Grand Tour of Europe with his best friend/secret crush. An 18th-century romantic adventure for the modern age written by This Monstrous Thing author Mackenzi Lee--Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda meets the 1700s.

Henry "Monty" Montague doesn't care that his roguish passions are far from suitable for the gentleman he was born to be. But as Monty embarks on his grand tour of Europe, his quests for pleasure and vice are in danger of coming to an end. Not only does his father expect him to take over the family's estate upon his return, but Monty is also nursing an impossible crush on his best friend and traveling companion, Percy.

So Monty vows to make this yearlong escapade one last hedonistic hurrah and flirt with Percy from Paris to Rome. But when one of Monty's reckless decisions turns their trip abroad into a harrowing manhunt, it calls into question everything he knows, including his relationship with the boy he adores.

Witty, dazzling, and intriguing at every turn, The Gentleman's Guide to Vice and Virtue is an irresistible romp that explores the undeniably fine lines between friendship and love.

5 starred reviews and #1 pick on the summer 2017 Kids' Indie Next List

Product Details
ISBN: 9780062382801
ISBN-10: 0062382802
Publisher: Katherine Tegen Books
Publication Date: June 27th, 2017
Pages: 528
Language: English