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In Zanesville : a novel

Author: Jo Ann Beard
Publisher: New York : Back Bay Books, 2012, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Back Bay pbk. edView all editions and formats
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The beguiling fourteen-year-old narrator of In Zanesville is a late bloomer. She is used to flying under the radar--a sidekick, a third wheel, a marching band dropout, a disastrous babysitter, the kind of girl whose Eureka moment is the discovery that "fudge" can't be said with an English accent. Luckily, she has a best friend, a similarly undiscovered girl with whom she shares the everyday adventures of a 1970s  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jo Ann Beard
ISBN: 9780316125277 031612527X
OCLC Number: 756585188
Description: 289, 13 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Jo Ann Beard.

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"A fierce, funny, brave, and bracingly honest new novel...Every bit as poignant and powerful as The Catcher in the Rye." ---Chicago Tribune  Read more...

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Masterfully wrought...downright hilarious and often hold-your-breath-and-hope-for-the-best suspenseful. The restraint with which Beard deploys moments of tension and humor make each page glimmer. -- Read more...

 
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