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Sting-ray afternoons: a memoir
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Published:
New York : Little, Brown and Company, 2017.
Physical Desc:
viii, 328 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 25 cm.
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This is a story of the 1970s. Of a road trip in a wood-paneled station wagon, with the kids in the way-back, singing along to the Steve Miller Band. Of brothers waking up early on Saturday mornings for five consecutive hours of cartoons. Of growing up in a magical era populated by Bic pens, Mr. Clean and Scrubbing Bubbles, lightsabers and those oh-so-coveted Schwinn Sting-Ray bikes. And of a father — one of 3M's greatest and last eight-track salesmen — traveling across the country on the brand-new Boeing 747, providing for his family but wanting nothing more than to get home.
In Sting-Ray Afternoons, Steve Rushin paints an utterly nostalgic, psychedelically vibrant portrait of a decade overflowing with technological evolution, cultural revolution, as well as brotherly, sisterly, and parental love.
"Funny, elegiac... a remarkably sunny coming-of-age story about growing up in a Midwest world." — NPR
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APA Citation (style guide)

Rushin, S. (2017). Sting-ray afternoons: a memoir. First edition. New York: Little, Brown and Company.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Rushin, Steve. 2017. Sting-ray Afternoons: A Memoir. New York: Little, Brown and Company.

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Rushin, Steve, Sting-ray Afternoons: A Memoir. New York: Little, Brown and Company, 2017.

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Rushin, Steve. Sting-ray Afternoons: A Memoir. First edition. New York: Little, Brown and Company, 2017. Print.

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