American Youth

Product Number: EB00165165
Released: Dec 29, 2013
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9781588366054
Publisher: Random House
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Description

American Youth is a controlled, essential, and powerful tale of a teenager in southern New England who is confronted by a terrible moral dilemma following a fatal firearms accident in his home. This tragedy earns him the unwelcome admiration of a sinister group of boys at his school and a girl associated with them. Set in a town riven by social and ideological tensions - an old rural culture in conflict with newcomers - this is a classic portrait of a young man struggling with the idea of identity and responsibility in an America ill at ease with itself.

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Author(s): Phil Lamarche
Original Publish Date: Apr 10, 2007

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