Format:
Book
Author:
Rushin, Steve, author.
Title:
Sting-ray afternoons : a memoir / Steve Rushin.
Edition:
First edition.
Publisher, Date:
New York : Little, Brown and Company, 2017.
©2017
Description:
viii, 328 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
Summary:
A bittersweet memoir of the author's 1970s childhood nostalgically shares observations of his family life as it was shaped by influences ranging from the Steve Miller Band and Saturday morning cartoons to Bic pens and Schwinn Sting-Ray bikes.
Subjects:
Rushin, Steve -- Childhood and youth.
Rushin, Steve -- Family.
Sportswriters -- United States -- Biography.
Journalists -- United States -- Biography.
Nineteen seventies.
Genre:
Autobiographies.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references.
Contents:
Eight-track mind -- One of these things is not like the others -- When you comin' home, Dad? -- Glory, glory, hallelujah, teacher hit me with a ruler -- Wish book -- As we fell into the Sun -- Every day's the Fourth of July -- Through the magic doorgate -- Ventura Highway in the sunshine -- Play that funky music, white boy -- Goodbye yellow brick road -- Epilogue: Oh, oh, telephone line.
LCCN:
2016958350
ISBN:
9780316392235
0316392235
Other Number:
990305096
System Availability:
1
Current Holds:
0
# Local items:
1
Control Number:
1331623
Call Number:
070.92 B
Course Reserves:
0
# Local items in:
0
# System items in:
0