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A Separate Peace

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4 out of 5
Based on 1,004 Ratings and 1,004 Reviews

Book Description
Set at a boys' boarding school in New England during the early years of World War II, A Separate Peace is a harrowing and luminous parable of the dark side of adolescence. Gene is a lonely, introverted intellectual. Phineas is a handsome, taunting, daredevil athlete. What happens between the two friends one summer, like the war itself, banishes the innocence of these boys and their world.

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Book Information
PublisherScribner Book Company
BindingUnknown Binding (131 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages208
Publication Date10/07/2003
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About John Knowles (Author) : John Knowles is a published author and an editor of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of John Knowles include A Separate Peace.
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