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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If you like books on Chicago, this is a good follow-up to Crossing California. It's not about my life in particular, but it does give insight of what it was like living in Chicago in the 70s-80s. Read full review

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Tedious. The only Langer book I haven't liked. 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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