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pp 294 Vintage Paperback; good condition; some edge wear; spine is cracked with a slight tear at the bottom; tanned inside pages from age - staining on the inside front and back covers; #X7565 // For every girl who ever walked the tightrope between popularity and promiscuity... Years after it first shocked readers nationwide, this landmark book continues to hit home with its eye-opening portrayal of growing up female in middle-class America. Described by 'The New York Times' as "the voice that has for three decades provided a lyrical narrative of the changing position of women in American society", Alix Kates Shulman takes a wry look in this sardonic, funny novel at a world of experience long considered taboo or trivial. As relevant and delicious as ever, this frank story of one woman's intellectual and sexual awakening is so superbly written and devastatingly -- sometimes frighteningly -- on target that readers will treasure this beauty for many years to come...