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A Son Called Gabriel (Paperback)

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March 2018 Gay Men's Reading Circle book club selection

— From Gay Men's Reading Group

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As political clashes and violence take place across the country, Gabriel must face his own inner turmoil. He begins to suspect that he's not like other boys, and tries desperately to lock away his feelings--and his fears--even as he explores his burgeoning sexuality. Beyond his own struggle is a family secret that remains veiled, something with the power to rock Gabriel's already fragile understanding of his identity. And as Gabriel confronts the confusion and isolation that have come to mark his adolescence, he also learns that secrets, no matter how badly some may want them buried, have a way of coming to light Evoking a sense of time and place as compelling asAngela's Ashes and At Swim, Two Birds, Damian McNicholl's A Son Called Gabriel is a deeply felt and often funny coming-of-age novel that heralded the arrival of a striking new literary voice.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781681775043
ISBN-10: 1681775042
Publisher: Pegasus Books
Publication Date: September 5th, 2017
Pages: 400
Language: English