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This Boy's Life: A Memoir
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Demco Media
Publication date February 1, 2000
Binding Reinforced
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780606335423
ISBN-10 0606335420
Dimensions 0.50 by 5.50 by 8.25 in.
Weight 0.90 lbs.
Availability§ Publisher Out of Business
Original list price $22.35
§As reported by publisher
Summaries and Reviews
Summary
The author chronicles the tumultuous events of his early life, discussing his parents' divorce, the nomadic wanderings with his mother that followed, and the strange and eventful process of growing up.
Amazon.com description: Product Description: The winner of the PEN/Faulkner Award for fiction writes a memoir that brings to life the stuff of boyhood--from paper routes to whiskey, fistfights to friendship and betrayal--and captures as well America in the fifties.

Editions
Hardcover
Book cover for 9780871132482
 
from Atlantic Monthly Pr (December 1, 1988); titled "This Boy's Life: A Memoir"
9780871132482 | details & prices | List price $18.95
About: The author chronicles the tumultuous events of his early life, discussing his parents' divorce, the nomadic wanderings with his mother that followed, and the strange and eventful process of growing up
Paperback
Book cover for 9780060972776 Book cover for 9780802136688
 
from Grove Pr (January 20, 2000); titled "This Boy's Life: A Memoir"
9780802136688 | details & prices | 288 pages | 5.75 × 8.25 × 1.00 in. | 0.75 lbs | List price $16.00
About: The author chronicles the tumultuous events of his early life, discussing his parents' divorce, the nomadic wanderings with his mother that followed, and the strange and eventful process of growing up.
from Perennial (December 1, 1989); titled "This Boy's Life: A Memoir"
9780060972776 | details & prices | 5.50 × 8.00 × 0.75 in. | 0.50 lbs | List price $13.00
About: The author chronicles the tumultuous events of his early life, discussing his parents' divorce, the nomadic wanderings with his mother that followed, and the strange and eventful process of growing up
CD/Spoken Word
Book cover for 9781615730889
 
With Oliver Wyman (other contributor) | Una rep edition from Highbridge Co (July 27, 2010); titled "This Boy's Life: A Memoir"
9781615730889 | details & prices | 5.25 × 5.75 × 1.25 in. | 0.60 lbs | List price $34.95
About: First published in 1989, this memoir has become a classic in the genre.
Cassette/Spoken Word
from Harperaudio (March 1, 1993); titled "This Boy's Life: A Memoir"
9781559947633 | details & prices | 4.50 × 7.00 × 0.75 in. | 0.35 lbs | List price $17.00
About: Wolff chronicles the tumultuous events of his early life, discussing his parents' divorce, the nomadic wanderings with his mother that followed, and the strange and eventful process of growing up.
Reinforced
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from Demco Media (February 1, 2000); titled "This Boy's Life: A Memoir"
9780606335423 | details & prices | 5.50 × 8.25 × 0.50 in. | 0.90 lbs | List price $22.35
About: The author chronicles the tumultuous events of his early life, discussing his parents' divorce, the nomadic wanderings with his mother that followed, and the strange and eventful process of growing up.
Prebinding
Book cover for 9780833553805
 
Reprint edition from Paw Prints (June 26, 2008); titled "This Boy's Life: A Memoir"
9781439500071 | details & prices | 288 pages | 5.50 × 8.50 × 1.00 in. | 0.90 lbs | List price $23.95
from Turtleback Books (October 1, 1999); titled "This Boy's Life: A Memoir"
9780833553805 | details & prices | 5.50 × 8.25 × 1.00 in. | 1.00 lbs | List price $28.10
About: The author chronicles the tumultuous events of his early life, discussing his parents' divorce, the nomadic wanderings with his mother that followed, and the strange and eventful process of growing up.

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