Originally published: New York : Dutton ; London : Hamilton, 1974.
|Statement||(by) Edward Fenton.|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||197|
Booklist on ON THE ROCKS. I’m crazy about Bond Girl. Erin Duffy is a fresh, funny, and fabulous new voice in literature. Great story. Delicious debut. Adriana Trigiani. If you’re looking for a great weekend retreat or a great book for the beach, look for this one/5(18). Get this from a library! Duffy's Rocks. [Edward Fenton; Margaret Mary Kimmel] -- Feeling imprisoned by life in a grimy town of poor immigrant families near Pittsburgh during the s, young Timothy Brennan sets out to find his father who abandoned him many years earlier. This sort of bleak naturalism is no longer the fashion in adult fiction, but the longing for escape from a depressed, aging town and a claustrophobic, aging family must still be a powerful theme for young people. Here Timothy Francis Brennan, growing up during the '30's in impoverished Duffy's Rocks, is at first content to spend his Saturdays breathing the sophisticated atmosphere of nearby. Get this from a library! Duffy's Rocks. [Edward Fenton] -- An Irish-Catholic boy growing up in the Pittsburgh area in the 's painfully searches for his identity.
Duffy Rocks. likes. Duffy-Rocks! die Band um Patrik “Duffy” Gegenheimer präsentiert von bekannten bis weniger bekannten Stücken ein rockiges bluesiges RepertoireFollowers: The premise to On the Rocks sounded like it would be an enjoyable beach read, but I couldn't get past a few things. I actually read the first pages and had to put the book down for about a month and pick it back up when I was at the beach (the only place this might be worth reading). 1. After Abby's breakup with Ben, for/5. A heartwarming novel about friendship, family, and finding love in the Facebook Age—not to mention the perils, pitfalls, and dubious pleasures of being a modern young single woman—from Erin Duffy, the author of Bond Girl.. Six months ago, Abby's life fell apart for the entire world to see. CLASS SET. PLEASE DO NOT WRITE ON THIS STORY. Duffy's Jacket. If my cousin Duffy had the brains of a turnip it never would have happened. But as far as I'm concerned, Duffy makes a turnip look bright. My mother disagrees. According to her, Duffy is actually very Size: KB.
ON THE ROCKS. by Erin Duffy. BUY NOW FROM GET WEEKLY BOOK RECOMMENDATIONS: Email Address Subscribe. Tweet. KIRKUS REVIEW. From Facebook to a walk-of-shame website, social media are ruining Abby Wilkes’ love life. Every girl dreams of the perfect wedding with the perfect dress, and every girl worries a bit about being jilted at the altar. Author: Erin Duffy. The Bookshop, Westport, Ireland. likes 2 talking about this 7 were here. The Bookshop is a local, family owned shop in Westport, Co. Mayo. We stock a great range of books, cards, gifts, 5/5. stars If there was a Goodreads category "Best Novel With a Rating Depicting People Behaving Badly on the Island of Mallorca", Peter Nichols' The Rocks would probably lose to Emma Straub's The Vacationers, even though Nichols' book is, arguably, better written.I feel like I'm dissing an author's entire raison d' etre by giving the nod to a frilly beach read over Nichols' book (as /5. Three novels: young searchers; Duffy's Rocks; By Edward Fenton. pp. I'll admit thinking the book might be just another “Rags to Riches” when it started out and the beautiful lady in.