The Mysteries of Pittsburgh by Michael ChabonThe Mysteries of Pittsburgh by Michael Chabon

The Mysteries of Pittsburgh

byMichael Chabon

Paperback | May 3, 2011

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The enthralling debut from bestselling novelist Michael Chabon is a penetrating narrative of complex friendships, father-son conflicts, and the awakening of a young man’s sexual identity. Chabon masterfully renders the funny, tender, and captivating first-person narrative of Art Bechstein,whose confusion and heartache echo the tones of literary forebears like The Catcher in the Rye’s Holden Caulfield and The Great Gatsby’s Nick Carraway. The Mysteries of Pittsburgh incontrovertibly established Chabon as a powerful force in contemporary fiction, even before his PulitzerPrize-winning novel The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay set the literary world spinning. An unforgettable story of coming of age in America, it is also an essential milestone in the movement of American fiction, from a novelist who has become one of the most important and enduring voices of this generation.
Michael Chabon is the bestselling and Pulitzer Prize-winning author ofThe Mysteries of Pittsburgh,Wonder Boys,The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay,Summerland(a novel for children),The Final Solution,The Yiddish Policemen''s Union, andGentlemen of the Road, as well as the short story collectionsA Model WorldandWerewolve...
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Title:The Mysteries of PittsburghFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:320 pages, 8.25 X 5.5 X 0.8 inShipping dimensions:320 pages, 8.25 X 5.5 X 0.8 inPublished:May 3, 2011Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0062072234

ISBN - 13:9780062072238

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