Tupelo Nights

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Atlantic Monthly Press, 1988 - Fiction - 239 pages
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John Girlie, a disillusioned all-American football player, returns to the haven of his hometown--Old Field, Louisiana--but receives no consolation from his wayward family and friends

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A sweet, southern story with a touch of crazy, odd behavior. John Girlie, an LSU football star, forgoes pro football after graduation to return to Old Field, Louisiana at his mother’s insistence ... Read full review

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After a successful football career at LSU, John Girlie gives up his shot at the pros and returns home to Old Field and the peculiar characters who are his family and friends. Unlike his younger ... Read full review

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