0820316326 Excellent condition, paperback 1994, no marks, great cover, readit. Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: Set in Savannah, Georgia, in the early 1970s, this is a novel of the anarchic joy of youth and encounters with the concerns of early adulthood. Francis Doyle, Tim Sullivan, and their three closest friends are altar boys at Blessed Heart Catholic Church and eighth-grade classmates at the parish school. They are also inveterate pranksters, artistic, and unimpressed by adult authority. When Sodom vs. Gomorrah '74, their collaborative comic book depicting Blessed Heart's nuns and priests gleefully breaking the seventh commandment, falls into the hands of the principal, the boys, certain that their parents will be informed, conspire to create an audacious diversion. Woven into the details of the boys' preparations for the stunt are touching, hilarious renderings of the school day routine and the initiatory rites of male adolescence, from the first serious kiss to the first serious hangover.
About the Author: Chris Fuhrman grew up as a Catholic in Savannah, Georgia, where he was born in 1960. He received his master's degree from Columbia University. Fuhrman died of cancer in 1991 while working on the final revision of The Dangerous Lives of Altar Boys, his first and only novel.
Title: The Dangerous Lives of Altar Boys: A Novel
Publisher: University of Georgia Press
Book Condition: New
Book Description University of Georgia Press, 1994. Book Condition: Very Good. First Edition. Great condition for a used book! Minimal wear. Bookseller Inventory # GRP32986994
Book Description University of Georgia Press, 1994. Book Condition: Fair. First Edition. Ships from Reno, NV. Former Library book. Shows definite wear, and perhaps considerable marking on inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP90280918
Book Description University of Georgia Press, 1994. Book Condition: Good. First Edition. Ships from Reno, NV. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP91037555
Book Description University of Georgia Press. Hardcover. Book Condition: VERY GOOD. Light rubbing wear to cover, spine and page edges. Very minimal writing or notations in margins not affecting the text. Possible clean ex-library copy, with their stickers and or stamp(s). Bookseller Inventory # 2630490101
Book Description University of Georgia Press. Hardcover. Book Condition: GOOD. Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. Possible ex library copy, thatâ€™ll have the markings and stickers associated from the library. Accessories such as CD, codes, toys, may not be included. Bookseller Inventory # 2835005942
Book Description University of Georgia Press. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Book shows a small amount of wear to cover and binding. Some pages show signs of use. Bookseller Inventory # G0820316326I3N00
Book Description University of Georgia Press. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Book has some visible wear on the binding, cover, pages. Bookseller Inventory # G0820316326I3N00
Book Description University of Georgia Press. Book Condition: Good. A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact (including dust cover, if applicable). The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include "From the library of" labels or limited small stickers. Book may have a remainder mark or be a price cutter. Bookseller Inventory # D-01-03-08-0319
Book Description Book Condition: Good. [ No Hassle 30 Day Returns ][ Ships Daily ] [ Underlining/Highlighting: NONE ] [ Writing: NONE ] [ Edition: first ] old library book Publisher: University of Georgia Press Pub Date: 8/1/1994 Binding: Paperback Pages: 200 first edition. Bookseller Inventory # 5667171
Book Description University of Georgia Press, Athens, 1994. Hard cover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. 1st edition, 1st printing. The book condition is NF, light bumping to spine. The dust jacket is Fine. An extraordinary coming of age novel by an author who has been denied his chance to become a truly great American literary force 0.0. Bookseller Inventory # j1883