The blue star : a novel / Tony Earley

Author(s): Earley, Tony, 1961-
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Subjects: Teenage boys--Fiction
Nineteen forties--Fiction
Bildungsromans
Love stories
Bildungsromans
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Edition: 1st ed
Published: New York : Little, Brown and Co., 2008
LC Classification: P, PS
Notes: LCCN: 2007009921
ISBN: 9780316199070
ISBN: 0316199079
Summary: Jim Glass, the precocious ten-year-old from Tony Earley's Jim the Boy, returns. Now a teenager, Jim returns in another tender and wise story of young love on the eve of World War Two. Jim Glass has fallen in love, as only a teenage boy can fall in love, with his classmate Chrissie Steppe. Unfortunately, Chrissie is Bucky Bucklaw's girlfriend, and Bucky has joined the Navy on the eve of war. Jim vows to win Chrissie's heart in his absence, but the war makes high school less than a safe haven, and gives a young man's emotions a grown man's gravity
Physical Description: 286 p. ; 22 cm
OCLC Number: 86090323
ISBN/ISSN: 9780316199070
0316199079

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