The Leonard Lopate Show Published by The Leonard Lopate Show How an Awkward Teen Becomes a Sociopath Listen 15 min Queue Download this audio Want to embed this player? Use the code below. More info. <iframe frameborder="0" scrolling="no" height="130" width="100%" src="https://www.wnyc.org/widgets/ondemand_player/wnyc/#file=/audio/json/56565/&share=1"></iframe> Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Email a Friend Ross Raisin’s debut novel, Out Backward, explores the fine line between sanity and insanity. It’s about an awkward teenager who’s thrown out of school after he was accused of attempted rape.