James Purdy

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ISBN 9780871409577 Liveright / Farrar, Straus & Cudahy

Malcolm is a classic innocent, led from one protective personality to another in the search for his missing father. He becomes involved in a series of poignant and wildly comic adventures as he is taken under the wing of an astrologer, an undertaker, a jazz queen and other eccentric characters. More about this book >

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