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Author: Brian Doyle
Publisher: New York : Thomas Dunne Books, St. Martin's Press, 2016.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"On the last day of summer, a young college grad moved to Chicago and rented a small apartment on the north side of the city, by the lake. This is the story of the five seasons he lived there, during which he meets gangsters, gamblers, policemen, a brave and garrulous bus driver, a cricket player, a librettist, his first girlfriend, a shy apartment manager, and many other riveting souls, not to mention a wise and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Bildungsromans
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Brian Doyle
ISBN: 9781250061997 1250061997 9781250118127 1250118123
OCLC Number: 907965618
Description: 309 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Brian Doyle.
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A love letter to Chicago, the Great American City, and a wry account of a young man's coming of age during the one summer in White Sox history when they had the best outfield in baseball, Chicago is  Read more...

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