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Knifeboy : a novel

Author: Tod Harrison Williams
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster Paperbacks, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Simon & Schuster paperbacks edView all editions and formats
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Jay Hauser os wrapping up his first year at Dartmouth when he takes a summer job selling knives door-to-door to prove to Isabelle, the great love of his life, that he is charming enough to pull it off. His quest quickly becomes a dark obsession as he works his way up the knife selling ladder trying to win the summer sales competition and lands neck deep in an absurd subculture that is harder to break away from than  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Bildungsromans
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Tod Harrison Williams
ISBN: 9781416538219 1416538216
OCLC Number: 85898197
Description: 323 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Tod Harrison Williams.
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In a style that is both brave and brutally funny, Williams gives readers an irreverent glimpse of a brief descent into madness and the bizarre subculture of knife selling.  Read more...

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