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Towelhead

(2005)
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When Jasira's mother discovers her boyfriend's feelings for her thirteen-year-old daughter, she packs Jasira off to Houston, Texas, to live with the Daddy she barely knows. Her father is a remote figure, unable to show his daughter the love she craves, and still less able to handle her feelings about her changing body, which Jasira begins to suspect disgusts him. School is a lonely place for a 'towelhead' in the run up to the first Gulf War, and when her father meets, and forbids her to see, her boyfriend, Jasira has to look elsewhere for affection. She begins her search close to home, with a neighbour, Mr Vuoso: a man with an extensive collection of Playboy, who doesn't seem to think there's anything wrong with Jasira's body at all...

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April 2009 : USA Library Binding
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Title: Towelhead: A Novel
Author(s): Alicia Erian
ISBN: 1-4395-6595-3 / 978-1-4395-6595-7 (USA edition)
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March 2005 : USA Hardback
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Title: Towelhead: A Novel
Author(s): Alicia Erian
ISBN: 0-7432-4494-X / 978-0-7432-4494-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
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April 2005 : UK Hardback
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Title: Towelhead
Author(s): Alicia Erian
ISBN: 0-7472-7067-8 / 978-0-7472-7067-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Headline Review
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Paperback Editions

September 2008 : UK Paperback
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Title: Towelhead
Author(s): Alicia Erian
ISBN: 0-7553-4789-7 / 978-0-7553-4789-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Headline Review
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July 2008 : USA Paperback
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Title: Towelhead: A Novel
Author(s): Alicia Erian
ISBN: 1-4165-8930-9 / 978-1-4165-8930-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
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April 2006 : USA Paperback
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Title: Towelhead: A Novel
Author(s): Alicia Erian
ISBN: 0-7432-8512-3 / 978-0-7432-8512-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
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March 2006 : UK Paperback
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Title: Towelhead
Author(s): Alicia Erian
ISBN: 0-7472-6704-9 / 978-0-7472-6704-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Headline Review
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November 2014 : UK Kindle edition
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Title: Towelhead
Author(s): Alicia Erian
Publisher: Tinder Press
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April 2006 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: Towelhead: A Novel
Author(s): Alicia Erian
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA