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The Gunners : a novel / Rebecca Kauffman.

The Gunners : a novel / Rebecca Kauffman.
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ISBN 9781619029897 (hardback)
Author Kauffman, Rebecca author.
Title The Gunners : a novel / Rebecca Kauffman.
Publisher/Date Berkeley, California : Counterpoint, [2018]
Pagination etc. 261 pages ; 24 cm.
Summary Note As the novel begins, he is reconnecting with "The Gunners," his group of childhood friends, after one of their members has committed suicide. Sally had distanced herself from all of them before ending her life, and she died harboring secrets about the group and its individuals. Mikey especially needs to confront dark secrets about his own past and his father. How much of this darkness accounts for the emotional stupor Mikey is suffering from as he reaches his maturity? And can The Gunners, prompted by Sally's death, find their way to a new day? The core of this adventure, made by Mikey, Alice, Lynn, Jimmy, and Sam, becomes a search for the core of truth, friendship, and forgiveness. A quietly startling, beautiful book, The Gunners engages us with vividly unforgettable characters, and advances Rebecca Kauffman's place as one of the most important young writers of her generation.
Subject Self-actualization (Psychology) -- Fiction
Interpersonal relations -- Fiction
Self-realization -- Fiction
Friendship -- Fiction
Shelf Location F KAUF
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