Sophomores : a novel / Sean Desmond
Book | G. P. Putnam's Sons | 2021
10 holds on first copy returned of 10 copies

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374 pages ; 24 cm
"From the Greek: sophos wise + mōros foolish."
"It's fall 1987 and life as normal is ending for the Malone family. With their sterile Dallas community a far cry from the Irish-American Bronx of their youth, Pat and Anne Malone have reached a breaking point. Pat, faced with a debilitating MS diagnosis, has fallen into his drinking. Anne, his devoutly Catholic wife, is selected as a juror for a highly publicized murder trial, one that raises questions - about God, and about men in power - she has buried her entire life. Together, they try to raise their only son, Daniel, a bright but unmotivated student who is shocked into actual learning by an enigmatic English teacher. For once, Dan is unable to fly under the radar, and is finally asked to consider what he might want to make of his life."--Provided by publisher.
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Online version: Desmond, Sean, 1973- Sophomores : New York : G. P. Putnam's Sons, [2021] 9780593084847 (DLC) 2020022044
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