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Before My Life Began
     

Before My Life Began

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by Jay Neugeboren
 

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this story is set in the backdrop on the day the was finished with everyone rejoicing and a young boy who shares the excitement in the streets with his friends. Only going down a alleyway they encounter some men beating up a young lad and are warned never to tell anyone especially their family who were the well known mobster family because retribution is their middle

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this story is set in the backdrop on the day the was finished with everyone rejoicing and a young boy who shares the excitement in the streets with his friends. Only going down a alleyway they encounter some men beating up a young lad and are warned never to tell anyone especially their family who were the well known mobster family because retribution is their middle name. Itsd the story of a boy who ends up taking over the family business

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781941088401
Publisher:
Dzanc Books
Publication date:
07/08/2014
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
210
File size:
833 KB

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Meet the Author

Jay Neugeboren is the author of 22 books, including five prize-winning novels (The Stolen Jew, 1940, etc.), two prize-winning books of nonfiction (Imagining Robert, Transforming Madness), and four collections of award-winning stories. His stories and essays have appeared in many publications, including The New York Review of Books, The Atlantic Monthly, The American Scholar, The New York Times, Ploughshares, Black Clock, and Hadassah, and have been reprinted in more than 50 anthologies, including Best American Short Stories and The O. Henry Prize Stories. A professor and writer-in-residence for many years at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, Mr. Neugeboren has taught at other universities, including Stanford, Indiana, S.U.N.Y. at Old Westbury, and Freiburg (Germany). He now lives and writes in New York City, where he is on the faculty of the Writing Program of the Graduate School of the Arts at Columbia University.

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Before My Life Began 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
BLUEFISH99 More than 1 year ago
This story set in the backdrop of the day the war finished and a young boy who shared the excitement in the streets , with his friends going down a alley they encounter some men beating up a young lad, someone he knew but was warned not to tell anyone  especially in the family who were the well known mobster family and retribution was their middle name. its the story of the boy who ends up taking over the family business, intrigue, mystery thriller.