The Wanderers by Richard Price

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A teenage gang comes of age in the 1960s Bronx. Written when the author was twenty-four, this story was the basis for a major feature film.
 

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Richard Price is professor of anthropology at William and Mary College and author of several books, including the award-winning Alabi's World. He has lived intermittently in Martinique for more than twenty years.
 
Published April 15, 1999 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. 260 pages
Genres: Action & Adventure, Literature & Fiction, Horror, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense, Science Fiction & Fantasy. Fiction

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A literary American Graffiti set in a preternaturally decaying housing project in the Bronx, circa 1962 — in retrospect an innocent era where gang wars were more likely to involve fists and rocks than knives or guns; when a girl's vagina was still relatively sacred territory; and who ever h...

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