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Jim the Boy

Jim the Boy

(2000)
(The first book in the Jim Glass series)
A novel by

 
Jim the Boy is the portrait of a young boy as he takes his first tentative steps toward adulthood in a tiny southern town earlier in this century. He plays baseball, attends a new school, and befriends a rival, all the while measuring himself against the high standards set by his mother and uncles and the long shadows cast by his dead father. Deftly entering the world of this ten-year-old, Earley masterfully explores Jims growing awareness of the complex adult world that shelters him. Alternate selection of Book-of-the-Month-Club and Quality Paperback Club. A portion of Jim the Boy was recently featured in The New Yorkers The Future of American Fiction. Early was on Grantas list of the 20 Best Young American Novelists in 1996. Here We Are in Paradise received outstanding reviews when it was published in 1994. Earlys short stories have won a National Magazine Award for fiction and have been widely anthologized.

 
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Hardback Editions

June 2008 : USA Library Binding
Title: Jim the Boy
Author(s): Tony Earley
ISBN: 1-4352-9554-4 / 978-1-4352-9554-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Paw Prints 2008-06-05
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July 2003 : USA Turtleback
Title: Jim the Boy
Author(s): Tony Earley
ISBN: 0-606-28675-6 / 978-0-606-28675-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Demco Media
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March 2001 : USA Library Binding
Title: Jim The Boy (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition)
Author(s): Tony Earley
ISBN: 0-613-33827-8 / 978-0-613-33827-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Turtleback
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April 2001 : USA Hardback
Title: Jim the Boy
Author(s): Tony Early
ISBN: 0-7595-2319-3 / 978-0-7595-2319-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Twtp Assorted
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December 2000 : USA Hardback
Title: Jim the Boy
Author(s): Tony Earley
ISBN: 1-56895-990-7 / 978-1-56895-990-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Wheeler Publishing
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June 2000 : USA Hardback
Title: Jim the Boy: A Novel
Author(s): Tony Earley
ISBN: 0-316-19964-8 / 978-0-316-19964-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Little, Brown and Company
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Paperback Editions

April 2001 : USA Paperback
Title: Jim the Boy : A Novel
Author(s): Tony Earley
ISBN: 0-316-19895-1 / 978-0-316-19895-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Back Bay Books
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2000 : USA Mass Market Paperback
Title: Jim the Boy
Author(s): Tony Earley
ISBN: 0-316-19945-1 / 978-0-316-19945-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: Back Bay Books
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Audio Editions

June 2000 : USA Audio Cassette
Title: Jim the Boy: A Novel
Author(s): Tony Earley
ISBN: 1-57042-905-7 / 978-1-57042-905-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Hachette Audio
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Kindle Editions

April 2001 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
Title: Jim the Boy: A Novel
Author(s): Tony Earley
Publisher: Little, Brown and Company
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April 2001 : UK Kindle edition
Title: Jim the Boy: A Novel
Author(s): Tony Earley
Publisher: Little, Brown and Company
Availability: Amazon UK   



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