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9 edition of Spidertown found in the catalog.

Spidertown

a novel

by Abraham Rodriguez

  • 220 Want to read
  • 14 Currently reading

Published by Hyperion in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Bronx (New York, N.Y.),
  • New York (State),
  • New York
    • Subjects:
    • Puerto Ricans -- New York (State) -- New York -- Fiction,
    • Drug traffic -- Fiction,
    • Young men -- Fiction,
    • Bronx (New York, N.Y.) -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Abraham Rodriguez, Jr.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3568.O34876 S67 1993
      The Physical Object
      Pagination323 p. ;
      Number of Pages323
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1729700M
      ISBN 101562828452
      LC Control Number92034088

      Countdown in Spidertown continues the story of year-old Mitch Marchand, who discovers that the tiny, alien mechanical spiders he thought he had destroyed the previous year have rebuilt themselves. They have re-started their mission to build a machine that will enable beings from a distant star to “move in” and settle Earth, whether we like it or not. Mitch and his shape-shifting alien. ABRAHAM RODRIGUEZ was born and raised in the South Bronx. His first book, The Boy without a Flag, was a New York Times Notable Book of the Year. His novel Spidertown won a American Book Award and was optioned by Columbia museudelantoni.com Buddha Book, was published by Picador in South by South Bronx is his most recent novel. He currently lives in Berlin, Germany.

      En las calles del sur de Bronx, Miguel es uno de los selectos. Tiene un Impala '68 con interior color cereza, todo el sexo que quiera de cualquier mujer que desee y siete mil dólares guardados en su apartamento--porque a los dieciséis años es demasiado joven para sacar una tarje. Spidertown. by Rodriguez, Abraham and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at museudelantoni.com

      Looking for books by Abraham Rodriguez Jr.? See all books authored by Abraham Rodriguez Jr., including Spidertown, and The Buddha Book, and more on museudelantoni.com Hardcover, New York: Hyperion Books, First Edition. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. SIGNED by author on full title page. This exuberant, gritty, very moving debut captures brilliantly the high-risk lives of kids making life-and-death decisions before their sixteenth birthdays, kids whose often reckless actions are propelled by an unquenchable yearning for a better museudelantoni.com Edition: First Edition.


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Spidertown book. Read 12 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Miguel is riding high on the streets of the Bronx, satisfied with his jo /5. Apr 30,  · Spidertown: Spanish-language edition (Spanish Edition) [Abraham Rodriguez] on museudelantoni.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

En las calles del sur del Bronx, Miguel es uno de los selectos. Tiene un Impala ’68 con interior color cereza/5(3). This promising first novel begins with the main character imagining his death in a hail of bullets and ends with the aftermath of a drive-by ambush. Set in a drug-infested ghetto of gun-toting teenage.

Spidertown - Kindle edition by Tex Ragsdale. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Spidertown.5/5(2). Undisciplined, weakly plotted first novel—about a young drug- runner who wants out—that offers the most visceral portrait of crack-curdled inner-city life since Richard Price's Clockers, and likely the most authentic ever: Rodriguez is a native of the South Bronx, which he also brought to vividly garish life in the collection The Boy Spidertown book a museudelantoni.com: Jr.

Rodriguez. Spidertown: A Novel User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. This first novel tells the story of Miguel, a year-old Puerto Rican American crack runner in the South Bronx. He falls in love with Cristalena, whose disapproval of what crack has done to her Read full review. Spidertown was a small, agricultural supply and services based community in southwestern Ontario, Canada that existed in the last half of the 19th and the early 20th century.

The site of the former hamlet is located at the present intersection of Mount Carmel Drive, Blackbush Line and Salem Road, on the boundary between the current municipality of North Middlesex and the municipality of South.

Tense, gritty, and moving, written in the fast, rhythmic language of the streets, Spidertown captures a world where children own guns, where death is a part of everyday life, and where, miraculously, hope manages to survive.4/5(1).

SpiderTown is one of the best books I've read in a really long time. The author uses his great abilities to capture the reader in the realness of his story. This book is 5/5(1). Open Library is an initiative of the Internet Archive, a (c)(3) non-profit, building a digital library of Internet sites and other cultural artifacts in digital museudelantoni.com projects include the Wayback Machine, museudelantoni.com and museudelantoni.com Spidertown by Rodriguez, Abraham and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at museudelantoni.com Dust cover is intact; pages are clean and are not marred by notes or folds of any kind.

An ex-library book and may have standard library stamps and/or stickers. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. Abraham Rodriguez is the author of "Spidertown" and a collection of short stories entitled "The Boy Without a Flag," a" New York Time"s Notable Book of the Year in He is a panel member of The New York State Council on the Arts.

He lives in the Bronx, New York. Nov 19,  · Read "Spidertown" by Tex Ragsdale available from Rakuten Kobo. Mitch Marchand, 12 years old, lives with his dad in Hermosa Beach, south of Los Angeles.

His dad, called “Mouse,” is an Brand: Tex Richard Ragsdale. Mitch Marchand, 12 years old, lives with his dad in Hermosa Beach, south of Los Angeles. His dad, called “Mouse,” is an 80s-era rocker, whose band enjoyed just one mega-hit. Although Mouse is a little older than the usual father with a son in middle school, he and Mitch have a great relationship.

Their life is fun, calm, ordinary – until Mitch stumbles across a strange, metallic spider. Get this from a library. Spidertown: a novel.

[Abraham Rodriguez] -- Miguel is riding high on the streets of the Bronx in his Baby, a souped-up dream-mobile purchased for him by the man, Spider: mentor, friend, and crack kingpin. Miguel is just a runner, not a dealer.

Get this from a library. Spidertown. [Abraham Rodriguez] Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. Spidertown Abraham Rodriguez, JR., Author Penguin Books $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author.

OTHER BOOKS Buy. Abraham Rodriguez Jr. (born in The Bronx) is a Puerto Rican novelist, short story author and musician who writes in English about the experience of Latinos in the United States.

Although he has been living in Germany since the mids, Rodriguez continues to set his stories in the South Bronx. He is part of the Nuyorican Movement. As a musician, he is the founding member, guitarist and singer. Spidertown: A Novel,pages, Abraham Rodriguez, Penguin Books, Book Description Have you ever considered how far you walk with your dog.

If you walk just 15 minutes a day you will have walked far enough in your dog's lifetime to cross the (Musicians Institute Press). This book is a step-by-step guide. Spidertown: a novel by Rodriguez, Abraham, Publication date Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files.

IN COLLECTIONS. Books to Borrow. Books for People with Print Disabilities. Internet Archive Books. Scanned in China. Uploaded by loader-ElisaR on October 22, SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata) Pages:. Editions for Spidertown: (Paperback published in ), (Hardcover published in ), (Paperback published in ), Spidertown is Rodriguez’s first novel but not his first book.

Inhe published The Boy Without a Flag, a critically acclaimed collection of short stories about Puerto Rican Americans in the.Spidertown is a Bildungsroman that recounts the intellectual and spiritual growth of a teenaged boy.

Sixteen-year-old Miguel falls in love with Cristalena, a preacher’s daughter who despises.