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The Basketball Diaries

The Basketball Diaries

(1978)
A non fiction book by

 
In his teens, Jim Carroll roamed the streets of New York, shooting baskets with some of New York's best "playground" stars, and shooting heroin with some of the city's most memorable street characters. The Basketball Diaries is his chronicle of those years. Written while in his teens, it is a literary tour-de-force and a stunning portrait of contemporary urban street life. The characters and incidents are moving and funny and sad, but always very real.

 
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Used availability for Jim Carroll's The Basketball Diaries


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Hardback Editions

April 1995 : USA Library Binding
Title: Basketball Diaries
Author(s): Jim Carroll
ISBN: 0-613-13261-0 / 978-0-613-13261-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Rebound by Sagebrush
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June 1987 : USA Library Binding
Title: The Basketball Diaries
Author(s): Jim Carroll
ISBN: 1-4176-5327-2 / 978-1-4176-5327-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: San Val
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Paperback Editions

April 1995 : UK Paperback
Title: The Basketball Diaries
Author(s): Jim Carroll
ISBN: 0-14-024999-0 / 978-0-14-024999-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin Books Australia
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November 1995 : UK Paperback
Title: The Basketball Diaries
Author(s): Jim Carroll
ISBN: 0-14-024474-3 / 978-0-14-024474-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
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June 1987 : UK Paperback
Title: The Basketball Diaries: The Classic about Growing Up Hip on New York's Mean Streets
Author(s): Jim Carroll
ISBN: 0-14-010018-0 / 978-0-14-010018-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin Books
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May 1987 : UK Paperback
Title: The Basketball Diaries
Author(s): Jim Carroll
ISBN: 0-571-14843-3 / 978-0-571-14843-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Faber & Faber
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February 1980 : USA Mass Market Paperback
Title: Basketball Diaries
Author(s): Jim Carroll
ISBN: 0-553-20240-5 / 978-0-553-20240-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Bantam Books
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April 1981 : USA Mass Market Paperback
Title: Basketball Diaries Ages 12-15
Author(s): Jim Carroll
ISBN: 0-553-24895-2 / 978-0-553-24895-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Bantam Books (Mm)
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1980 : USA Mass Market Paperback
Title: The Basketball Diaries
Author(s): Jim Carroll
ISBN: 0-553-13306-3 / 978-0-553-13306-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Bantam Books
Availability: Amazon   

June 1978 : USA Paperback
Title: Basketball Diaries
Author(s): Jim Carroll
ISBN: 0-939180-10-3 / 978-0-939180-10-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Tombouctou
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Audio Editions

December 1999 : USA Audio edition
Title: The Basketball Diaries
Author(s): Jim Carroll
Publisher: Phoenix Books
Availability: Amazon   

September 1994 : USA Audio Cassette
Title: The Basketball Diaries (Audio Literature Presents)
Author(s): Jim Carroll
ISBN: 0-944993-87-7 / 978-0-944993-87-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Audio Literature
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   


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