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ISBN: 1934781703 / ISBN-13: 9781934781708

Half a Life

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"Half my life ago, I killed a girl." So begins Darin Strauss' "Half a Life," the true story of how one outing in his father's Oldsmobile resulted in ... Show synopsis

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  • Half a Life (McSweeney's Books) – Hardcover (2010)
    by Darin Strauss

    Half a Life
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    Hardcover, McSweeney's Books
    2010
    English
    New ed.
    205 pages

    ISBN: 1934781703
    ISBN-13: 9781934781708

    "Half my life ago, I killed a girl." So begins Darin Strauss' "Half a Life," the true story of how one outing in his father's Oldsmobile resulted in the death of a classmate and the beginning of a different, darker life for the author. We follow Strauss as he explores his startling past--collision, funeral, the queasy drama of a high-stakes court case--and what starts as a personal tale of a tragic event opens into the story of how to live with a very hard fact: we can try our human best in the crucial moment, and it might ... Show more

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