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* GayGuySeeksPopularJock: Inverted. Mark, the jock, yearns for his sensitive, artistic best friend.
** Played straight by Diego, who had a crush on Mark until Mark put on a JerkassFacade to try to put him off.

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* GayGuySeeksPopularJock: GayGuySeeksPopularJock:
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Inverted. Mark, the jock, yearns for his sensitive, artistic best friend.
** Played straight by Diego, who had a crush on Mark until Mark put on started to act like a JerkassFacade jerk in order to try to put him off.


* WhereEverybodyKnowsYourFlame: Happy Happy, the gay bar that Mark and Ryan go to and where Kate ends up as well. It ''is'' Pride Week, after all.

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* WhereEverybodyKnowsYourFlame: The novel opens in Happy Happy, a gay club in [[{{Gayborhood}} the gay bar that Mark and Ryan go to and where Kate ends up as well. It ''is'' Castro]]. Being the kickoff of Pride Week, after all.the place is wild, crowded, and as extravagant as they come.


* TarotTroubles: Kate and Mark get a joint reading from a tarot reader. It features the reversed World, the Eight of Swords, and the Tower, [[ShownTheirWork along with accurate descriptions of their meanings.]]

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* TarotTroubles: Kate and Mark get a joint reading from a tarot reader. It The past-present-future spread features the reversed World, World (lack of closure), the Eight of Swords, Swords (being trapped in one's pain), and the Tower, Tower (drastic change). Both the physical descriptions of the cards and their interpretations are [[ShownTheirWork along with accurate descriptions of their meanings.]]faithful to the real deal]]. The reader even says, "But after the tower burns to the ground, and you've picked yourselves up off the rocks, and the fire ends and the night passes, it's going to be morning again," [[GeniusBonus possibly a reference]] to the progression from the Tower to the Star, the Moon, and the Sun.


* FourthDateMarriage: Kate [[DiscussedTrope brings up the stereotype]] that lesbians get married on the second date and how it only highlights her own commitment issues.

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* FourthDateMarriage: Kate [[DiscussedTrope brings up the stereotype]] that lesbians get married on after the second first date and how it only highlights her own commitment issues.


* FourthDateMarriage: Kate [[DiscussedTrope brings up the stereotype]] that lesbians get married on the second date and how it only highlights her own commitment issues.



** Played straight by Diego, who has a crush on Mark.

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** Played straight by Diego, who has had a crush on Mark.Mark until Mark put on a JerkassFacade to try to put him off.



%%* LonelyTogether:

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%%* * LonelyTogether: What originally brought Mark and Kate together--one running away from their crush and one unable to confess their feelings to theirs.



%%* SwitchingPOV:

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%%* * SwitchingPOV: The chapters evenly alternate between Mark's and Kate's viewpoints.



%%* ThoseTwoGuys:

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%%* * ThoseTwoGuys: June and Uma. They [[FinishingEachOthersSentences finish each other's sentences]], mirror each other's movements, [[TheDividual always appear together]] and do little more than [[SocialCircleFiller round out Kate and Lehna's social circle]]. [[spoiler:At least, until June secretly meets with Mark--on her own--to arrange for Kate and Violet to meet in the Exploratorium.]]


** Mark mentions watching Film/{{Milk}}, [[Film/Pride2014 Pride]], Series/{{Glee}}, and Series/QueerAsFolk with Ryan.

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** Mark mentions watching Film/{{Milk}}, [[Film/Pride2014 Pride]], Series/{{Glee}}, ''Film/{{Milk}}'', ''[[Film/Pride2014 Pride]]'', ''Series/{{Glee}}'', and Series/QueerAsFolk ''Series/QueerAsFolk'' with Ryan.

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You Know Me Well is a 2016 young adult novel co-written by Nina [=LaCour=] and Creator/DavidLevithan. Told from the [[SwitchingPOV alternating viewpoints]] of Mark, a boy in love with his closeted best friend Ryan, and Kate, an artist nervous about meeting the girl she has loved from afar, the book follows the two gay teenagers as they deal with their respective relationships as well as the unexpected friendship between them.

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You ''You Know Me Well Well'' is a 2016 young adult novel co-written by Nina [=LaCour=] and Creator/DavidLevithan. Told from the [[SwitchingPOV alternating viewpoints]] of Mark, a boy in love with his closeted best friend Ryan, and Kate, an artist nervous about meeting the girl she has loved from afar, the book follows the two gay teenagers as they deal with their respective relationships as well as the unexpected friendship between them.

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You Know Me Well is a 2016 young adult novel co-written by Nina [=LaCour=] and Creator/DavidLevithan. Told from the [[SwitchingPOV alternating viewpoints]] of Mark, a boy in love with his closeted best friend Ryan, and Kate, an artist nervous about meeting the girl she has loved from afar, the book follows the two gay teenagers as they deal with their respective relationships as well as the unexpected friendship between them.

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!!''You Know Me Well'' provides examples of:
%%* AFriendInNeed:
%%* BetterAsFriends:
* {{Bookends}}: Near the end, [[spoiler:Kate takes Mark back to Happy Happy, the gay bar where they met a week ago, for a celebratory drink.]]
* CastFullOfGay: Characters who are ''not'' gay, lesbian or otherwise LGBTQ+ can be counted on one hand.
* ChildhoodFriendRomance / RomanticTwoGirlFriendship: Averted by Kate and Lehna. When they came out together, Kate's father asked if they were a couple. They found the idea ludicrous, as they had always thought of each other as sisters.
* GayGuySeeksPopularJock: Inverted. Mark, the jock, yearns for his sensitive, artistic best friend.
** Played straight by Diego, who has a crush on Mark.
* InstantMysteryJustDeleteScene: The story transitions abruptly from Mark and Kate going to the party to the morning two days later. The party is alluded to throughout the book, but what actually happened there isnít shown until the penultimate chapter.
* IWantMyBelovedToBeHappy: [[spoiler:Mark comes to terms in the end with the fact that Ryan will never be able to reciprocate his romantic feelings, and silently supports Ryan and Taylor's relationship.]]
* LastHetRomance: Kate claims that dating Quinn in eighth grade made both of them realize they were gay.
%%* LonelyTogether:
%%* LovableJock:
%%* MeaningfulRename:
* TheMuse: Violet is this to Kate, whose paintings are full of circus motifs.
* PrideParade: Not actually depicted, but the book takes place in the week leading up to it.
* SensitiveGuyAndManlyMan: Mark, the baseball player, is the Manly Man to poet-slash-literary-magazine-editor Ryan's Sensitive Guy.
* ShoutOut:
** Kate listens to Sharon Van Etten and mentions going to a Music/TeganAndSara concert.
** Mark mentions watching Film/{{Milk}}, [[Film/Pride2014 Pride]], Series/{{Glee}}, and Series/QueerAsFolk with Ryan.
%%* SchoolgirlLesbians:
%%* StraightGay:
%%* SwitchingPOV:
* TarotTroubles: Kate and Mark get a joint reading from a tarot reader. It features the reversed World, the Eight of Swords, and the Tower, [[ShownTheirWork along with accurate descriptions of their meanings.]]
* TitleDrop: A downplayed example: "I know you well" and "I know him well" both appear (both said by Mark regarding Ryan).
%%* ThoseTwoGuys:
* WhereEverybodyKnowsYourFlame: Happy Happy, the gay bar that Mark and Ryan go to and where Kate ends up as well. It ''is'' Pride Week, after all.
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