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By Herman Raucher

“​SUMMER OF ‘42 is an enthralling and delicate novel…The total impact is considered one of excessive hilarity. Raucher is a comic-artist who's capable of express the fears and joys…of the boy and whilst supply older readers a wrench within the center. ” ―​PUBLISHERS WEEKLY

A vintage coming-of-age tale and foreign bestseller.

Captivating and evocative, Herman Raucher’s semi-autobiographical story has been made right into a record-breaking Academy Award nominated hit motion picture, tailored for the degree, and enchanted readers for generations.

In the summer time of 1942, Hermie is fifteen. he's wildly captivated with intercourse, and passionately in love with an "older lady" of 22, whose husband is in another country and at struggle. Ambling via Nantucket Island together with his acquaintances, Hermie’s indelible narration chronicles his frantic efforts to turn into a guy, specially one invaluable of the stunning Dorothy, in addition to his wonderful and heartbreaking initiation into intercourse.

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