Coram Boy by Jamila Gavin

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Shipped from UK, please allow 10 to 21 business days for arrival. A very good, clean, copy.
 

About Jamila Gavin

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Published January 1, 2000 by Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR). 336 pages
Genres: Young Adult, Action & Adventure, Children's Books, Education & Reference, Travel, Literature & Fiction, History. Fiction

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In our Best Books citation, PW wrote, "In the great tradition of Dickens, Gavin contrasts the desperate existence of city dwellers in the 18th century with the privileged life on country estates.

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In our Best Books citation, PW wrote, ""In the great tradition of Dickens, Gavin contrasts the desperate existence of city dwellers in the 18th century with the privileged life on country estates.

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Making brilliant use of an omniscient narrator, the author moves easily in and out of various characters' points of view, most notably that of the emotionally unstable Meshak, whose moral compass points somewhere shy of North, but whose heart is in the right place.

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Variety

Like last season's runaway success, "The History Boys," Brit designer-turned-director Melly Still's staging of "Coram Boy" arrives on Broadway with the stamp of quality and inflated expectations of a hit original run and return season at London's National Theater.

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TheaterMania

The sprawling Coram Boy arrives in Manhattan with the kind of quality credentials an ambassador presents to a head of state.

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