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City Boy (Paperback)

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NOVEMBER: CITY BOY

An “enormously entertaining” portrait of “a Bronx Tom Sawyer” (San Francisco Chronicle), City Boy is a sharp and moving novel of boyhood from Pulitzer Prize winner Herman Wouk. 

A hilarious and often touching tale of an urban kid’s adventures and misadventures on the street, in school, in the countryside, always in pursuit of Lucille, a heartless redhead personifying all the girls who torment and fascinate pubescent lads of eleven.

— From Chapter Endnotes Book Clubs

NOVEMBER: CITY BOY

An “enormously entertaining” portrait of “a Bronx Tom Sawyer” (San Francisco Chronicle), City Boy is a sharp and moving novel of boyhood from Pulitzer Prize winner Herman Wouk. 

A hilarious and often touching tale of an urban kid’s adventures and misadventures on the street, in school, in the countryside, always in pursuit of Lucille, a heartless redhead personifying all the girls who torment and fascinate pubescent lads of eleven.

— From San Marco Books and More Book Club

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An "enormously entertaining" portrait of "a Bronx Tom Sawyer" (San Francisco Chronicle), City Boy is a sharp and moving novel of boyhood from Pulitzer Prize winner Herman Wouk.


A hilarious and often touching tale of an urban kid's adventures and misadventures on the street, in school, in the countryside, always in pursuit of Lucille, a heartless redhead personifying all the girls who torment and fascinate pubescent lads of eleven.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780316955119
ISBN-10: 0316955116
Publisher: Back Bay Books
Publication Date: May 15th, 1992
Pages: 336
Language: English