All Summer Long book.
All Summer Long book.
I stumbled upon Bob Greene's All Summer Long a couple of years ago when I read his "Hang Time" book about Michael Jordan. The subject matter of several friends putting everything aside for a Summer and roadtriping around the country has always been appealing to me and this story didn't disappoint.
A treacly fiction debut from veteran journalist and Chicago Tribune columnist Greene (Hang Time, 1991, et. : the story of three former high-school chums who decide to take a last summer off together after attending their 25th reunion
A treacly fiction debut from veteran journalist and Chicago Tribune columnist Greene (Hang Time, 1991, et. : the story of three former high-school chums who decide to take a last summer off together after attending their 25th reunion. Ben, Michael, and Ronnie have each made their way in the world from small-town beginnings in Bristol, Ohio: Ben as a roving TV correspondent, familiar across America if not exactly famous; Michael as a devoted English teacher in the high school from which they graduated; Ronnie as a Cleveland multimillionaire after having married into money.
All summer long : a novel. by. Greene, Bob. Publication date. Books for People with Print Disabilities. Internet Archive Books. Delaware County District Library (Ohio). New York : Doubleday. Uploaded by LineK on April 30, 2010. SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata). Terms of Service (last updated 12/31/2014).
Greene has written books on subjects including Michael Jordan, Alice Cooper, and . In 1993, his novel All Summer Long was published by Doubleday, and his columns are collected in several books. His book Hang Time: Days and Dreams with Michael Jordan became a bestseller. Though Greene was popular with readers, critics accused him of excessive sentimentality, heavy writing and repetitive coverage of the same subject, most notably the Baby Richard child custody saga.
1993) A novel by Bob Greene. Three childhood best friends-Ben, a television journalist, Ronnie, a CEO, and Michael, a schoolteacher-meet again at their twenty-fifth high school reunion and recall their youth together Genre: General Fiction. Similar books by other authors. June 2000 : USA Paperback.
Bob Greene is an outstanding writer, and the way he carries you into his world of friendship and growing older is remarkable. This book taps on all one's memories of the past and good friends and special places. It makes you glad to be alive. You want to reach out and touch your special friends.
And so Ben, a divorced TV journalist, Ronnie, a high-powered CEO, and Michael, a high school English teacher, take leave of their families and jobs for a cross-country road trip to remember. Along the way, they see baseball games, state fairs, Elvis's Las Vegas hotel suite, and a convention of dental hygienists, and not only experience all of America in full bloom, but discover new truths about themselves. All Summer Long is a wise, funny, touching story you'll slurp down like a cold milkshake from the drive-in.
All Summer Long" By Bob Greene Signed & Inscribed To Irv Kupcinet 1993. Customs services and international tracking provided. All Summer Long : A San Francisco Romance: By Carlson, Melody.
Chapter 14: Bob’s Side. Chapter 15: Lost and Found. Not without new projects on the books. Roni could almost read Olivia’s mind. She knew Olivia was completely overwhelmed. Well, he was happy to cede control of their money as long as things went well. For fourteen years of bliss they had been flush and pretty much able to do as they pleased because her business thrived. Nick was like Olivia in that he also collected things. Nick had shelves upon shelves of gorgeous handmade leather-bound books whose spines were hand tooled in gold leaf. His small study that held these treasures had a tiny woodburning fireplace, a luxury in their type of building.
Author: Bob Greene
Category: Literature and Fiction
Publisher: St Martin's Paperbacks (July 1, 1995)
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