Hot Summer Must-Read - Playground
July 27, 2012 | Tara | Comments (0)
By 50 Cent
What could possibly motivate a thirteen year old boy to fill a sock with batteries, and use it to repeatedly assault a former friend? Through his discussions with his therapist, ‘Butterball’ gradually reveals his frustration and loneliness with his new life in the suburbs and articulates how issues of image, masculinity and homophobia all conspired to send him into the playground that day to vent his rage.