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A coming of age

by Timothy Zahn

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Published by Baen Books in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementTimothy Zahn
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3576.A33 C65 1986
The Physical Object
Pagination294 p. ;
Number of Pages294
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24619627M
ISBN 100671655787
ISBN 109780671655785
OCLC/WorldCa15134224

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coming of age meaning: 1. Someone's coming of age is the time when that person legally becomes an adult and is old enough. Learn more. Coming of age book. Hi all - I read a book back in my teens (about ten years ago) that I’ve been trying to find for years. I have a terrible memory of the plot - a coming of age story about a girl who someone becomes involved with a hippie / strange family and has romantic feelings with the son. The cover was sepia colored and has a picture.

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