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2 edition of Stand-by found in the catalog.

Stand-by

Ken Blackford

Stand-by

a miscellany of unexpected lessons

by Ken Blackford

  • 176 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Arnold-Wheaton in Exeter .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementKen Blackford and John Humphries.
ContributionsHumphries, John.
The Physical Object
Pagination121 p. :
Number of Pages121
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20217247M

  This is a case where I find both the book and the movie to be equally but slightly differently appealing. They are both universal stories of friendships and the movie does a great job adapting the story to screen, but there are several passages like the one I quoted above that are just so moving that no matter how much I loved the ending scene of Stand By Me, I can't rate it higher than the book. With Stand by Me, Jim Downs rewrites the history of gay life in the s, arguing that the decade was about much more than sex and marching in the g on a vast trove of untapped records at LGBT community centers in Los Angeles, New York, and Philadelphia, Downs tells moving, revelatory stories of gay people who stood together-as friends, fellow believers, and .

Product Information. Arguably the greatest horror novel ever written by the greatest horror novelist, this is a true Modern Classic that was first published in , and then re-published in , complete and unabridged, with , words cut from the first edition restored, and now accompanied by unusual and imaginative line art/5(23). Stephen King's apocalyptic vision of a world blasted by virus and tangled in an elemental struggle between good and evil remains as riveting and eerily plausible as when it was first published. Soon to be a television series. 'THE STAND is a masterpiece' (Guardian). Set in a virus-decimated US, King's thrilling American fantasy epic, is a Classic. /5(9).

Wood Designs Pick A Book Stand () 1Each. 0 out of 5 stars with 0 reviews. 0. Free delivery. $   Directed by Rob Reiner. With Wil Wheaton, River Phoenix, Corey Feldman, Jerry O'Connell. After the death of one of his friends, a writer recounts a boyhood journey with his friends to find the body of a missing boy/10(K).


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Stand By Me proves a deeply moving read, one that passionately and urgently argues for us to acknowledge some of the forgotten history of gay liberation."— San Francisco Chronicle "Downs infuses great passion and intent in every paragraph, striving to the raise the level of discourse even as he's tossing outmoded ideas aside left and : Basic Books.