Cover of: Homeboy | Seth Morgan


  • 390 Pages
  • 0.64 MB
  • English
Random House , New York
City and town life -- Fiction., Ex-convicts -- Fiction., San Francisco (Calif.) -- Fic


San Francisco (Ca

StatementSeth Morgan.
LC ClassificationsPS3563.O871485 H66 1990
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 390 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2206695M
ISBN 100394575776
LC Control Number89028841

Homeboy is a novel that I often refer to as a true literary hidden gem, and those who find and read it are in for quite the treat. Seth Morgan writes with such a unique style of writing that you will find no were else, and this book truly is one of a kind/5(32).

Homeboy is a raw incursion on the wild and violent nightlife in San Francisco during the 80s A time and place that the author knew and lived from inside (he was a junkie and strolled those streets for quite some time) and you can easily understand that many aspects of the book are almost like he's telling us his own story (even if he didn't stumble in any big blue diamond /5(37).

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