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The Resource Dream boy, Jim Grimsley

Dream boy, Jim Grimsley

Label
Dream boy
Title
Dream boy
Statement of responsibility
Jim Grimsley
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In a small Southern town, Nathan, an unloved boy abused by his father forms a friendship with Roy, a boy next door. While studying algebra on Roy's bed, they engage in sexual acts, run off together, and drama follows. By the author of Winter Birds
Summary
Struggling with sexual abuse from his father and his mother's denial of the situation, Nathan dreams of a life free from his family while fantasizing about a relationship with the young man next door, whose home represents a safe haven to Nathan
Theme
Character
Award
Stonewall Book Award for the Barbara Gittings Literature Award, 1996.
Awards note
Lambda Literary Awards finalist.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
031404
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Grimsley, Jim
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3557.R4949
LC item number
D74 1995
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fathers and sons
  • Abusive men
  • Teenage boys
  • Gay teenagers
  • Southern States
  • Abusive men
  • Fathers and sons
  • Gay teenagers
  • Teenage boys
  • Southern States
Target audience
adult
Label
Dream boy, Jim Grimsley
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • The Cushing Library/Women & Gender Studies copy was acquired as part of The Don Kelly Research Collection of Gay Literature and Culture.
  • The Cushing Library/Women & Gender Studies copy is signed by the author.
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm32389146
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
195 pages
Isbn
9781565121065
Lccn
95015005
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)32389146
Label
Dream boy, Jim Grimsley
Publication
Note
  • The Cushing Library/Women & Gender Studies copy was acquired as part of The Don Kelly Research Collection of Gay Literature and Culture.
  • The Cushing Library/Women & Gender Studies copy is signed by the author.
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm32389146
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
195 pages
Isbn
9781565121065
Lccn
95015005
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)32389146

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