Some hell a novel by Patrick Nathan

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Subjects:

  • Gay teenagers,
  • Death,
  • Families,
  • Fathers,
  • Teenagers,
  • Fiction,
  • Grief,
  • Suicide

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A wrenching and layered debut novel about a gay teen"s coming-of-age in the aftermath of his father"s suicide.

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Book details

StatementPatrick Nathan
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3614.A863 S66 2018
The Physical Object
Pagination283 pages
Number of Pages283
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26946937M
ISBN 101555977987
ISBN 109781555977986
LC Control Number2017938025
OCLC/WorldCa988055008

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