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The Basketball Diaries

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Current format, Book, 1987, All copies in use.
Current format, Book, 1987, All copies in use. Offered in 0 more formats
The urban classic coming-of-age story about sex, drugs, and basketball

Jim Carroll grew up to become a renowned poet and punk rocker. But in this memoir of the mid-1960s, set during his coming-of-age from 12 to 15, he was a rebellious teenager making a place and a name for himself on the unforgiving streets of New York…

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