(KINDLE) 74 and Sunny By A.J. Benza


  • Hardcover
  • 304
  • 74 and Sunny
  • A.J. Benza
  • en
  • 07 May 2019
  • 9781476738789

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review 74 and Sunny A.J. Benza  0 read & download download ☆ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook  A.J. Benza Erstand his sexuality and ultimately accept himselfIn a sometimes raw and always endearing voice ’74 and Sunny is a revelatory account of a life defining summer on Long Island when tolerance wins over ignorance family neutralizes fear and love triumphs over all For anyone who’s navigated the choppy seas of adolescence this story about redefining what it means to be a man and learning to accept those whom we might fail to understand will surely resonat. A slice of life I never would have experienced had I not read this memoir this book tells the story of an Italian family who take in a young nephew one summer in the hope of helping to fix his tendenciesThe story is never boring and really made me fall in love with these people What I really respected though was the unwavering love they showed to each other What a great family and what a fun look into life in 1974

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review 74 and Sunny A.J. Benza  0 read & download download ☆ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook  A.J. Benza A surprisingly tender coming of age story of a close knit yet tough Sicilian American family that accepts and welcomes a young boy struggling to understand himself by the former Daily News New York gossip columnist and E television hostAJ Benza’s distinctive blend of wit dry humor and genuine tenderness shines through this candid compelling memoir about the summer of 1974 when his shy effeminate cousin comes to live with AJ’s family which is dominated. Full review s a lot of memoirs out there but 74 And Sunny stood out for me writertelevision personality AJ Benza he writes about the summer of 1974 when he was twelve years old and his ten year old cousin Gino was sent to spend the summer with him and his family But his cousin Gino is a bit different from all the other boys he hangs out with he is a little frail not into sports and listens to Liza Minnelli records Not to stereotype bu tit doesn t take a genius to figure out what kind of boy Gino is Benza writes about his hard headed macho Italian father has to deal with that fact and in turn we see compassion seep through all that testosterone Benza writes with a brusue style probably not unlike his real persona but there is a lot of tenderness and poignancy here especially as he tries to

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review 74 and Sunny A.J. Benza  0 read & download download ☆ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook  A.J. Benza By his short tempered outspoken hyper masculine father At its core AJ’s story is about learning that “being exactly who you were meant to be is the only thing that matters” Through anecdotes of fishing with his father playing tackle football and conuering neighborhood bullies he tells a story of triumph and acceptance of a loving but rough around the edges family that puts aside its prejudices to welcome with open arms a young boy struggling to und. 74 and Sunny by AJ Benza is a free NetGalley ebook that I began reading on weekend evening in April I had selected to review this book since it harkened on a time before I was born that I wanted to visit through someone else s eyes 74 and Sunny would make a much better screenplay than a novel since the dialogue practically jumps through the page with its assertiveness but a film could help to better interpret the passage of time between chapters


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    A.J. Benza  0 read & download (KINDLE) 74 and Sunny By A.J. Benza '74 and Sunny is a heartwarming memoir if you don't mind lots of foul language AJ Bensa recounts his summer of '74 when he was 12 and his 10 year old cousin Gino was sent to live with AJ's family Gino's father was

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    A.J. Benza  0 read & download download ☆ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook  A.J. Benza (KINDLE) 74 and Sunny By A.J. Benza A surprisingly tender memoir of early adolescence in a mid 70's tight knit Sicilian American familyAJ Benza is living with his loud large and feisty family outside NYC His father Al rules the family with a set a values that are uickly going o

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    review 74 and Sunny (KINDLE) 74 and Sunny By A.J. Benza download ☆ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook  A.J. Benza Full review 's a lot of memoirs out there but '74 And Sunny stood out for me writertelevision personality AJ Benza he writes about the summer of 1974 when he was twelve years old and his ten year old cousin Gino was sent to spend the summer with him and his family But his cousin Gino is a bit different from all the other

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    download ☆ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook  A.J. Benza A.J. Benza  0 read & download (KINDLE) 74 and Sunny By A.J. Benza Lovely read and a lovely story I uestion that some of the memories seem grounded a little too conveniently in 21st century knowledge and hindsight for 1974 AJ's dad's immediate and very clear recognition that Michael Jackson was an unhappy little boy and that the root of that unhappiness was his father seems counterpoint to his general view of blacks presented in the book and fits in a little too neatly with what we now know about the Jacks

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    (KINDLE) 74 and Sunny By A.J. Benza 35 stars I picked up this book on a whim at the library and enjoyed it much better than I thought I would Easy read and perhaps those who are of Italian decent like myself may like it even '74 and Sunny is an unexpected tender coming of age story of a close knit yet tough Sicilian American family that accepts and welcomes a young boy struggling to understand himself—by the former Daily News New York gossip columnist a

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    (KINDLE) 74 and Sunny By A.J. Benza '74 and Sunny by AJ Benza is a free NetGalley ebook that I began reading on weekend evening in April I had selected to review this book since it harkened on a time before I was born that I wanted to visit through someone else's eyes'74 and Sun

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    download ☆ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook  A.J. Benza (KINDLE) 74 and Sunny By A.J. Benza A.J. Benza  0 read & download A touching memoir about the importance of love and family through life's challenges I did not approve of some of t

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    download ☆ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook  A.J. Benza (KINDLE) 74 and Sunny By A.J. Benza A.J. Benza  0 read & download A slice of life I never would have experienced had I not read this memoir this book tells the story of an Italian family who take in a young nephew one summer in the hope of helping to fix his tendenciesThe story

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    (KINDLE) 74 and Sunny By A.J. Benza I apologize to the other campers at Fundy National Park Prince Edward Island National Park and Acadia National Park for the raucous laughter erupting from my tent every night It could not be helped I was reading '74 and Sunny what I like to c

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    download ☆ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook  A.J. Benza (KINDLE) 74 and Sunny By A.J. Benza A very heartwarming coming of age story AJ's cousin come to live with him for the summer and while it was only meant to be temporary it turns out to have a lasting impact on everyone I read this during the summer of 2015 and it was the perfect time

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