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Everyday people

Author: Stewart O'Nan
Publisher: New York : Grove Press, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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"It is the early autumn of 1998, and the neighborhood of East Liberty is a community in crisis. Long beset by poverty and gang violence, it is now on the brink of being cut off from the rest of the city by the opening of a new expressway. Caught in the middle of the events is the Tolbert family, whose youngest son, Chris (nicknamed Crest), has recently returned home from the hospital after a horrible accident that  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Domestic fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stewart O'Nan
ISBN: 0802116817 9780802116819
OCLC Number: 45100246
Description: 295 p. ; 22 cm.
Responsibility: Stewart O'Nan.

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"It is the early autumn of 1998, and the neighborhood of East Liberty is a community in crisis. Long beset by poverty and gang violence, it is now on the brink of being cut off from the rest of the city by the opening of a new expressway. Caught in the middle of the events is the Tolbert family, whose youngest son, Chris (nicknamed Crest), has recently returned home from the hospital after a horrible accident that has claimed the use of his legs and the life of his best friend."--Jacket.

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