For the Love of Mary: A Novel (Large Print 16pt)

A hilarious coming of age novel about the pain of young love, family secrets, and sick ferrets Fifteen year old Jacob feels almost on the inside almost smart, almost funny, almost good looking, almost worthy of falling in love His sister is too busy dating guys in Whitesnake jackets to notice, and his best friend is occupied with his own painful pubescent crisiA hilarious coming of age novel about the pain of young love, family secrets, and sick ferrets Fifteen year old Jacob feels almost on the inside almost smart, almost funny, almost good looking, almost worthy of falling in love His sister is too busy dating guys in Whitesnake jackets to notice, and his best friend is occupied with his own painful pubescent crisis Jacob s mother has just started a curious and rather un Christian holy war with the church across the street, while his father has secretly moved into the garage Everything changes when Jacob meets Mary Jacob thinks Mary is the most beautiful girl in the world If only Mary s father wasn t the minister at the enormous rival church If only she wasn t dating a youth pastor with pristine white teeth and impeccably trimmed hair If only Jacob could work up the courage to tell Mary how he feels As the conflict between the churches escalates, a peeping Tom prowls the neighbourhood, a bearded lady terrorizes unsuspecting Dairy Queen customers, a beautiful young girl entices Jacob into a carnal romp in a car wash, and the church parishioners prepare their annual re enactment of Operation Desert Storm For the Love of Mary is sidesplitting satire with a surprising amount of heart.
For the Love of Mary A Novel Large Print pt A hilarious coming of age novel about the pain of young love family secrets and sick ferrets Fifteen year old Jacob feels almost on the inside almost smart almost funny almost good looking almost

  • Title: For the Love of Mary: A Novel (Large Print 16pt)
  • Author: Christopher Meades
  • ISBN: 9781525222573
  • Page: 103
  • Format: Paperback
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