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Author: Alice Hoffman
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Strauss & Giroux., 2009, 1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In telling the story of a young outsider who is obsessed with her gang-leader lover, McKay, but unwilling to commit to becoming one of 'the Property of the Orphans' -- the tough girls who belong to the boys on the avenue -- Hoffman explores hard truths about how difficult it is to love another, and yet how much more difficult it is to pull away."--Page 4 of cover.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alice Hoffman
ISBN: 0425139034 9780425139035 9780425174357 0425174352
OCLC Number: 1090911316
Notes: Reprint of the 1977 edition, with a new introduction by the author.
Description: 278 pages.
Responsibility: by Alice Hoffman.

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"In telling the story of a young outsider who is obsessed with her gang-leader lover, McKay, but unwilling to commit to becoming one of 'the Property of the Orphans' -- the tough girls who belong to the boys on the avenue -- Hoffman explores hard truths about how difficult it is to love another, and yet how much more difficult it is to pull away."--Page 4 of cover.

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