The Washington Story: A Novel in Five Spheres

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Penguin Group USA, 2006 - Fiction - 491 pages
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Chicago high-school sweethearts Jill and Muley, their families, and their friends share triumphs and despair over the course of five years that are marked by such events as the rise of Mikhail Gorbachev, the explosion of the space shuttle Challenger, and the return of Halley's comet. By the author of Crossing California. Reprint.

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Langer's debut, Crossing California , revolved around teens Jill and Michelle Wasserman, Muley Wills, and Larry Rovner in Chicago's predominantly Jewish West Rogers Park. In this sequel, circa 1982-87 ... Read full review

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This sequel to Crossing California is a wonderful potrayal of a bunch of teenagers and young adults who grow up in Chicago. Read full review

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Adam Langer has worked as a print journalist, film producer, and playwright. A former senior editor of Book Magazine, Langer was born and grew up in Chicago.

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