Fiction. Fran Zell writes a touching and eloquent coming of age novel set in the Jewish suburbs of Cleveland and later Chicago. qZell explores the vagaries of love, religion, sexuality, and family bonds and conflicts that frame an individual life, evoking joy and sorrow and confusion and desire and ultimate understanding and forgiveness. It's a beautiful and memorable debut.q -Ron Wallace, author of Quick Bright Things.aquot;Masturbation, aquot; she recited grimly, her lean, gym teachera#39;s frame etched darkly into a chair behind a wide, bare desk. aquot;Manual stimulation of the genital organs commonly resulting in orgasm. ... Sometimes they passed my house when he walked her home from school and I would stand in the picture window watching.
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