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God's Pocket by Pete Dexter
Nov 04, 2014 | ISBN 9780812987362
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    Nov 04, 2014 | ISBN 9780812987362

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    May 28, 2014 | ISBN 9780812987379

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“Riveting . . . a first-class first novel . . . highlighted by superior writing, dialogue that rings true, and a highly believable background.”—Associated Press
God’s Pocket sings, snarls, mugs, wisecracks, buys you a drink, steals your wallet, and takes you home to meet the folks.”—Richard Price
“My own favorite among Mr. Dexter’s work remains God’s Pocket, which I continue to admire for its rich, well-nigh Dickensian mixture of verisimilitude, real-life absurdity, horror and romance.”—Robert Stone, The New York Times Book Review
“Rollicking . . . a tough Philadelphia neighborhood comes to life in these pages.”Playboy

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