Stephen Florida : a novel / Gabe Habash.
- 0 of 1 copy available at Altoona Area Public Library.
- 0 of 1 copy available at Blair County Library System.
0 current holds with 1 total copy.
|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Altoona Area Public Library||F HAB (Text)||33240004489251||Adult Bestseller||Checked Out||01/22/2019|
- ISBN: 9781566894647
- ISBN: 1566894646
- Physical Description: 287 pages ; 24 cm
- Publisher: Minneapolis : Coffee House Press, 
"In Stephen Florida, Gabe Habash has created a coming-of-age story with its own, often explosive, rhythm and velocity. Habash has a canny sense of how young men speak and behave, and in Stephen, he's created a singular character: funny, ambitious, affecting, but also deeply troubled, vulnerable, and compellingly strange. This is a shape-shifter of a book, both a dark ode to the mysteries and landscapes of the American West and a complex and convincing character study."--Hanya Yanagihara, author of A Little Life Foxcatcher meets The Art of Fielding, Stephen Florida follows a college wrestler in his senior season, when every practice, every match, is a step closer to greatness and a step further from sanity. Profane, manic, and tipping into the uncanny, it's a story of loneliness, obsession, and the drive to leave a mark."-- Provided by publisher.
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