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  • 1 of 2 copies available at Wayne/Pike Local Consortium.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Hawley Public Library FIC WAY (Text) 38428000804905 New Book Available -
Milford Library F WAY (Text) 30352101302082 New Book Checked Out 04/22/2020

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  • ISBN: 9781635574005
  • ISBN: 1635574005
  • Physical Description: 195 pages ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Bloomsbury Publishing, 2020.

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"A powerful new novel from the Whiting Award-winning author of Loner and The Love Song of Jonny Valentine. In 1996, the unnamed narrator in Teddy Wayne's Apartment is attending the MFA program at Columbia on his father's dime and living in an illegal sublet of a rent-stabilized apartment. Feeling guilty about his good fortune, the narrator offers his spare bedroom--rent-free--to Billy, a handsome, talented classmate from a working-class family in the Midwest, who is attending Columbia on scholarship. As the semester progresses, the narrator's rapport with Billy develops into a friendship he hasn't had over a lifetime of holding acquaintances at arm's length. But the close quarters and power imbalance of their living arrangement breed tensions that neither man could predict. In elegant prose that interrogates the Clinton-era origins of today's most sensitive and resonant issues--the spectrums of gender and sexuality, the clash between coastal liberalism and heartland conservatism, socioeconomic identity and privilege--Apartment is a gutting portrait of one of New York's many lost, disconnected souls"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Male friendship > Fiction.
Loneliness > Fiction.
Apartments > Fiction.
New York (N.Y.) > Fiction.
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