All the Real Girls

Institute History


Paul is a brash young country boy who dreams of escaping his small Southern town and becoming something great . . .like a stock car driver or maybe the king of some new country. He was raised by and still lives with his single mother. At 22, Paul has made a life of brief affairs and one night stands, but has yet to find true love. That's until he meets Noel, a beautiful seventeen-year-old girl. She is innocent and pure—and Paul's best friend's sister.

Noel is eager to explore the world that has been hidden from her in her sheltered life at a prestigious boarding school. Paul surprises everyone, mostly himself, by making the bold step of committing to an honest relationship with Noel. She brings out his vulnerable and naïve impulses which had been obscured by his manipulative veneer. In their new sexual awakening, Noel discovers new desires, and Paul for the first time experiences jealousy and frustration. The result is an emotional relationship that veers at Paul like a wrecking ball.


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