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A slipping-down life

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Ballantine Books,
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1st Ballantine Books trade pbk. ed.
"Without Anne Tyler, American fiction would be an immeasurably bleaker place."NEWSDAYEvie Decker is a shy, slightly plump teenager, lonely and silent. But her quiet life is shattered when she hears the voice of Drumstrings Casey on the radio and becomes instantly attracted to him. She manages to meet him, bursting out of her lonely shell--and into the attentive gaze of the intangible man who becomes all too real.... "From the Paperback edition."
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full_title slipping down life
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display_description Evie Decker is a shy, slightly plump teenager with a distant father and hours and hours of silence to fill. Then one night she hears local rock singer Drumstrings Casey on the radio and is instantly enchanted by his cool, emotionless voice. Evie learsn that Drumstrings frequently plays at a dingy roadhouse called the Unicorn. So she goes there and, with an uncharacteristically bold gesture, bursts out of her lonely shell -- and into the attentive gaze of an intangible man who becomes all too real ...
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subject_facet Bildungsromans, High school students -- Fiction, North Carolina -- Fiction, Rock musicians -- Fiction, Teenage girls -- Fiction
title_display A slipping-down life
title_full A slipping-down life / Anne Tyler
title_short A slipping-down life
topic_facet High school students, Rock musicians, Teenage girls