Neil Gaiman

How to Talk to Girls at Parties

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  • Author: Neil Gaiman
  • Publication date: 2006
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Category: Science Fiction/Fantasy
  • Format: Short Story
  • Setting: 1970s England
  • Protagonists: Enn and Vic
  • Antagonist: N/A
  • POV: First person
  • Main themes: coming of age, understanding others, friendship, identity
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Act I