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Publisher Comments:

"An extended love letter to a magical San Francisco."--"New York Times Book Review A fiercely ambitious TV talk show host finds she must choose between national stardom in New York and a husband and child in San Francisco. Caught in the middle is trheir longtime friend, a gay man whose own future nis even more uncertain. Wistful and compassionate, yet subversively funny, "Sure of You" could only come from Armistead Maupin. "An old-fashioned pleasure...there's been nothing like it since the heyday of the serial novel 100 years ago...No matter what Maupin writes next, he can look back on the rare achievement of having built a little world and made it run." --"Voice Literary Supplement" "I know I'm not the only one who was up until 2 in the morning with "Sure of You," promising myself to stop after just one more chapter." --"New York Times Book Review" "A quietly understated small masterpiece." --"USA Today"

Synopsis:

A fiercely ambitious TV talk show host finds she must choose between national stardom in New York and a husband and child in San Francisco. Caught in the middle is their longtime friend, a gay man whose own future is even more uncertain. Wistful and compassionate, yet subversively funny, Sure of You could only come from Armistead Maupin.

About the Author

Armistead Maupin is the author of the bestselling Tales of the City series, of which Mary Ann in Autumn is the eighth book and which includes Tales of the City, More Tales of the City, Further Tales of the City, Babycakes, Significant Others, Sure of You, and Michael Tolliver Lives. Three television miniseries starring Olympia Dukakis and Laura Linney were made from the first three Tales novels. Maupin is also the author of Maybe the Moon and The Night Listener, the latter of which became a feature film starring Robin Williams and Toni Collette. A stage musical version of Tales of the City will have its world premiere at San Francisco's American Conservatory Theater in May 2011. Maupin lives in San Francisco with his husband, Christopher Turner.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780060924843
Author:
Maupin, Armistead
Publisher:
Harper Perennial
Author:
by Armistead Maupin
Author:
by Armistead Maupin
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
California
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
City and town life
Subject:
Humorous Stories
Subject:
Gay
Subject:
Gay men
Subject:
San francisco
Subject:
San Francisco (Calif.) Fiction.
Subject:
General Fiction
Subject:
City and town life -- Fiction.
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Subject:
Gay and Lesbian-Gay Fiction
Edition Description:
Trade PB
Series:
Tales of the City Series
Series Volume:
v. 6
Publication Date:
19940131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
272
Dimensions:
8.01x5.37x.71 in. .46 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , A fiercely ambitious TV talk show host finds she must choose between national stardom in New York and a husband and child in San Francisco. Caught in the middle is their longtime friend, a gay man whose own future is even more uncertain. Wistful and compassionate, yet subversively funny, Sure of You could only come from Armistead Maupin.
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