my reading motive that this book is lesson book.
'About a boy' is the story of growing relationship between Marcus, a twelve year old boy, and Will, a 36 year old man. marcus is having problems at home and at school. Will wants a life without responsibilities; he isn't interested in children, marriage or work But Will is interested in attractive single mothers, and he invents a two year old son so that he can join a single parents' group. When he meets Marcus and his funny and enjoyable, but it also has nuch more serious side.
The main story of this book is the friendship Will and Marcus. Will helps Marcus change his personality and improve relationship with his mother, and Will teaches Marcus how to be a cool kid. Marcus helps Will finally grow up and realize the true love. This book is not about a boy, but about two boys.