Though Youth is Gone

Though Youth is Gone

by Alan Scott
     
 

View All Available Formats & Editions

This expressive novel follows John Ryan as he narrates his journey from adolescence to adulthood, detailing his struggles with an oppressive mother, his early sexual confusion and experimentation, and his family’s and society’s view of homosexuality as a shamefully perversion. It dramatically unfolds with expert attention to emotional nuance and colorful

Overview

This expressive novel follows John Ryan as he narrates his journey from adolescence to adulthood, detailing his struggles with an oppressive mother, his early sexual confusion and experimentation, and his family’s and society’s view of homosexuality as a shamefully perversion. It dramatically unfolds with expert attention to emotional nuance and colorful dialogue. The reader is immediately immersed in the darkness and claustrophobia of the narrator’s world. The scenes detailing John’s sexual experiences are vivid and intense; they are each unique and psychologically revealing. Though Youth is Gone is a compelling and interesting emotional portrait of a boy/man’s journey.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781465329738
Publisher:
Xlibris US
Publication date:
10/01/2008
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
243
File size:
442 KB

Related Subjects

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >