Shaw, Tucker. The Hookup Artist.

Author:Winship, Michele
Position:Brief Article - Young Adult Review - Book Review

SHAW, Tucker. The hookup artist. HarperCollins. 200p. c2005. 0-06-075620-9. $15.99. JS

Lucas is the designated matchmaker in his high school, setting up cheerleaders and outcasts alike. As Thomas Jefferson's own cupid, he can find the perfect mate for anyone; except himself, that is. The problem isn't that he's gay, but that he falls for the wrong guy. When it comes time to fix up his best friend Care, however, he thinks he has things under control. The new guy in town, Derek, is The Hottest Guy Ever, with dirty blond hair, great-fitting jeans, and soccer player legs. Lucas is positive he is perfect for Care; that is, until he starts flirting with Lucas! Is he straight? Is he gay? Are Lucas' matchmaker tactics confused by his own...

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