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By James Howard Kunstler

ISBN-10: 0984625291

ISBN-13: 9780984625291

“In the autumn of 1967, a schlemiel named Don Bessemer from brief Pump, Virginia, obtained me pregnant. good, ok, I acquired myself pregnant along with his assistance. I fell for this superficial clod one wet October afternoon after we have been the one buyers in a hole-in-the-wall referred to as Café Ludovico off Astor position. . . .”
So starts off the adventure into maturity of 19-year-old Erica “Pooh” (as in Winnie the) Bollinger from Oyster Bay, new york. She’s a sophomore at NYU and not anything is operating available in the market. She’s knocked up. She hates the town. The Vietnam conflict is making the USA loopy, let alone the sit-com looniness of daily lifestyles at the home-front. Pooh desperately wishes out. She hears a couple of magical position up in Vermont the place you could depart all this crap at the back of, a commune referred to as dawn Village based via the mysterious, charismatic determine identified within the hippie underground simply as “Songbird.” might be she should cross up there and money the location out. . . .

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