Scotty is the target of the school bully with whom he has a mysterious history. He’s trying to survive his last years of school while hiding a massive secret from everyone he knows.
Scotty Williams is the nerdiest 17-year-old at Havensdale College – and proud of it. However being a nerd can have its downsides, particularly when you’re constantly being targeted by the school bully Taylor Raven and his cronies. As Scotty tries to navigate his final college years with the aid of his best friend Olive, he also finds himself on the radar of the mysterious and intimidating Vincent Hunter, toughest guy in the Sixth Form. Is Vincent really as bad as he seems? Will Scotty’s darkest secret ever be revealed? Can he ever just finish his last few college years in peace? But most importantly… will any guy ever find the reasons to love a nerd like him?
Cis boys: Scotty, Vincent, Taylor
Gay: Scotty, Vincent
Not mentioned in the book.
Trigger Warnings: Violence, public outing, bullying