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Back Roads (Oprah's Book Club)

9 Ratings: 1.7
A book by Tawni O'Dell

Oprah Book Club® Selection, March 2000: Not since S.E. Hinton (The Outsiders) has a female novelist penned such a tough and titillating portrait of lower-class, crime-ridden manhood. Set in "beautiful, ruined" western Pennsylvania, … see full wiki

Author: Tawni O'Dell
Publisher: Viking Adult
1 review about Back Roads (Oprah's Book Club)

NOT FOR EVERYONE - BUT I LIKED IT

  • Sep 9, 2004
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This would not be everyone's cup of tea..not by a long shot. I certainly would not recommend it for younger readers. Being older than dirt myself, I was able to handle it and rather enjoyed it and in fact could sort of relate to it. Of course I could always relate to Holden too, so....Anyway, I would recommend digging into it, with the that it is a bit rough in places and some could well find it offensive. It is well worth the time though.

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