The Borrow a Boyfriend Club

The Borrow a Boyfriend Club

Paperback Published on: 14/09/2023
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The Borrow a Boyfriend Club
An absolute delight
Corny, cute and heartwarming in all the right ways. This is classic YA queer romance with surprisingly well-written, poignant trans rep, a wide cast of lov... READ MORE
Benny Duverge-Pryce
The Borrow a Boyfriend Club
Classic teenage awkwardness, and learning how to accept yourself
I was not expecting this to be this good!! But seriously this was such a great YA contemporary; the concept, of course, is a bit silly, but it worked so we... READ MORE
Millie Slingsby


A heartwarming and hilarious YA rom-com about a trans boy who concocts the perfect plan to ensure his new school sees his true gender, by joining the secret 'Borrow a Boyfriend Club.' The first rule: don't fall in love. Perfect for fans of Only Mostly Devastated and Red White and Royal Blue. Need a prom date? Want to impress your friends? Or make your ex jealous? Just call ... THE BORROW A BOYFRIEND CLUB When sixteen-year-old Noah starts at a new school, he has a plan to ensure the students see him as his true gender: join the school's secretive Borrow a Boyfriend Club, where members rent themselves out to their classmates for dates. The endless "accidental slip-ups" that plagued him at his last school will be a thing of the past once he joins the club; after all, it has "boy" right in the title. But he fails the audition. Desperate, he strikes a deal with the club's prickly president, Asher: he'll help lead the nearly-bankrupt club to victory at the school's fundraising dance competition, and in exchange Asher will allow Noah to prove his skills as a boyfriend in a series of tests that include romancing Asher himself. As Noah passes test after test, his fake romance with Asher starts to feel surprisingly real, and Noah is faced with a dilemma. If he fails to win the dance fundraiser the club will go bankrupt, and he'll not only lose the new friends he's made - the whole school will know he isn't "boy enough". But if Noah succeeds in securing the club their victory, he'll have to follow the most important, unbreakable rule of the Borrow a Boyfriend Club: no real girlfriends (or boyfriends) allowed. Will Noah risk breaking the rules for a chance at love?

  • Publisher: Hachette Children's Group
  • ISBN: 9781444968354
  • Number of pages: 352
  • Weight: 240g
  • Dimensions: 202 x 128 x 32 mm

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The Borrow a Boyfriend Club
Adorable & Fun Romcom With Trans Rep!
An incredibly fun and clever story of finding oneself and ones place in life! Noah is a great trans MC, he is a little ways beyond discovering who he is a... READ MORE