A young man wrestles with cultural models of masculinity as he pursues his dream of becoming a writer. A raw, wrenching, darkly comic, and shocking -- but ultimately uplifting -- coming-of-age tale.
• 23 chapters
After learning he has terminal brain cancer, peaceful college professor Frank Bodie dedicates his remaining days to making a difference in the world -- and ends up on the brink of murder.
• 27 chapters