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American Dad - Tama Janowitz

Picador, 1989, Paperback ..
Condition: Very Good.

From the cover: “American Dad is Tama Janowitz’s hilarious first novel. Through the eyes of the young Earl Przepasniak (“a name unwieldy as a tumour”), it narrates the outrageous and tender story of Mavis, poet and mother, and Robert, the American dad. Earl’s life revolves around the deeply wounding split of his parents and his attempts, through a less-than-idyllic childhood and the inexorable onslaught of manhood, to overcome the irresistible force of his father. But it is only when his parents meet their respective fates that Earl can feel not only loyal and guilty, but also free…”
ISBN: 0330302671

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