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3 edition of Boys of Summer found in the catalog.

Boys of Summer

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Published by Harlequin in Toronto, Ontario .
Written in English


The Physical Object
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ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24304093M
ISBN 101552545008
OCLC/WorldCa71517832

Feb 14,  · The Book Boys find themselves at the intersection of sisterhood, poetry, social change and one great book. See what the guys thought of—and learned from!—Rita Williams-Garcia’s award. Boys Of Summer by Roger Kahn available in Trade Paperback on jumicar-celle.com, also read synopsis and reviews. The Boys of Summer recreates the magic of Dodger baseball as played in .

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Feb 22,  · This is a book about young men who learned to play baseball during the s and s, and then went on to play for one of the most exciting major-league ball clubs ever fielded, the team that broke the color barrier with Jackie Robinson. In The Boys of Summer, Kahn reflects on the Dodgers and his own boyhood following the team. He visits with the Dodger greats to find out about their life after baseball and their own reflections on the team. What makes this arguably the seminal sports book, the book against which all other books in this genre should be judged, is Kahn’s.


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The book is chock full of wonderful lines and keen insights about life, the passage of time and death. The title of the book is taken from the first line of a Dylan Thomas poem: "I see the Boys of Summer in their ruin." The second half of the book follows Mr.

Kahn around America as Cited by: Jan 01,  · The Boys of Summer By Roger Kahn Kindle edition 5 Stars The Boys of Summer is the story of the Brooklyn Dodgers when the best came to play baseball: Pee Wee Reese, Duke Snider, Carl Furillo, Gil Hodges, Billy Cox, Roy Campanella, Carl Erskine, Clem Labine, Billy Cox, Jackie Robinson/5.

Sep 25,  · The Boys of Summer (The Summer Series Book 1) - Kindle edition by C.J Duggan. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Boys of Summer (The Summer Series Book 1)/5().

Dec 09,  · The Boys of Summer was everything I was hoping it would be and more. The Boys of Summer is a flirty, fun and fantastic read – it’s easily up there with the likes of Jenny Han’s series, The Summer I Turned Pretty and it’s4/5.

The overall balance of the book is a good one, looking at the lifespan of a baseball fan. Detailing the Dodgers place in his childhood, then his years as their writer, and then life after was good.

Where this book falls apart is all the writing about writing. May 09,  · It was all told with warmth, humor, wit, honesty, and love. It was an overall novel about America. I thought that Roger Kahn did a fabulous job writing the novel, The Boys of Summer.

He broke the book up into two books which really helped with organization. The first book was Kahn’s memoir of growing up in Brooklyn/5. Feb 07,  · Roger Kahn, whose book about the Brooklyn Dodgers of the early s, “The Boys of Summer,” melded reportage, sentiment and sociology in.

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And trips to the library. May 08,  · Here is my review of Boys of Summer by Jessica Brody. Let me know what other books you'd like me to read and review for you. The Boys of Summer. Third Base; Home Run; Grand Slam; Hawk; The Clutch.

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Feb 07,  · “The Boys of Summer” was a story of lost youth, right down to its title, later borrowed for a hit Don Henley song about a man longing for his past. The Boys of Summer, by Roger Kahn, is a book about the Brooklyn Dodgers in the s and about the young men who learned to play baseball in the decades before and then went on to become members.

Dec 01,  · Does the electronic version of the book completely replace the paper version. Of course not. Best of all, if after reading an e-book, you buy a paper version of The Boys of Summer.

Read the book on paper - it is quite a powerful experience%(). Apr 01,  · Buy a cheap copy of The Boys of Summer book by Roger Kahn. At a point in life when one is through with boyhood, but has not yet discovered how to be a man, it was my fortune to travel with the most marvelously appealing of Free shipping over $Cited by: “Richard Cox charges into urban fantasy with the hallucinatory, devastating The Boys of Summer.

The book Stephen King would have written if he'd been born on the wind-ravaged plains of North Texas.” —Sean Beaudoin, author of Welcome Thieves and The Infects/5(6). The best books of summer as chosen by the editors of Publishers Weekly.

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THE BOYS OF SUMMER. By Roger Kahn. Here is a book that succeeded for me despite almost everything about it. By "everything about it" I mean, for instance, that I was a New York Yankees fan in the days that Roger Kahn is recalling (never mind just why I was a Yankee fan), so it was hard for me at first, reading "The Boys of Summer," to get.

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The series is set between – in a world where superheroes exist. However, most of the superheroes in the series' universe are corrupted by their celebrity status and often Created by: Garth Ennis, Darick Robertson. Kahn proceeds to seek out all those boys of his summer who are now in their forties and fifties: Duke Snider, Billy Cox, Preacher Roe, Shotgun Shuba, Carl Erskine, Joe Black, Campy, and of course Robinson of whom Durocher said ""This guy didn't just come to play.

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IN THE TEACHER STORE. Save to Wishlist. Other Books You Might Like.For more than years, Boys’ Life has featured thousands of great books for boys. Here are the titles we think every boy should read. Keep in mind that we will be .Feb 22,  · It is a book by and about a sportswriter who grew up near Ebbets Field, and who had the good fortune in the s to cover the Dodgers for the Herald Tribune.

This is a book about what happened to Jackie, Carl Erskine, Pee Wee Reese, and the others when their glory days were behind them. The Boys of Summer Roger Kahn Snippet view - /5(79).