Just Kids

Winner of the 2010 Non-Fiction National Book Award Patti Smith's evocative, honest and moving coming-of-age story of her extraordinary relationship with the artist Robert Mapplethorpe

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  • Author : Patti Smith
  • Publisher : A&C Black
  • Pages : 288 pages
  • ISBN : 0747568766
  • Rating : 4/5 from 3583 reviews
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Just Kids

Just Kids
  • Author : Patti Smith
  • Publisher : A&C Black
  • Release : 22 June 2021
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Winner of the 2010 Non-Fiction National Book Award Patti Smith's evocative, honest and moving coming-of-age story of her extraordinary relationship with the artist Robert Mapplethorpe

Just Kids

Just Kids
  • Author : Patti Smith
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release : 19 January 2010
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It was the summer Coltrane died, the summer of love and riots, and the summer when a chance encounter in Brooklyn led two young people on a path of art, devotion, and initiation. Patti Smith would evolve as a poet and performer, and Robert Mapplethorpe would direct his highly provocative style toward photography. Bound in innocence and enthusiasm, they traversed the city from Coney Island to Forty-second Street, and eventually to the celebrated round table of Max's Kansas City, where

Just Kids

Just Kids
  • Author : Patti Smith
  • Publisher : A&C Black
  • Release : 19 April 2010
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A prelude to fame, Just Kids recounts the friendship of two young artists--Patti Smith and Robert Mapplethorpe - whose passion fueled their lifelong pursuit of art. In 1967, a chance meeting between two young people led to a romance and a lifelong friendship that would carry each to international success never dreamed of. The backdrop is Brooklyn, Chelsea Hotel, Max's Kansas City, Scribner's Bookstore, Coney Island, Warhol's Factory and the whole city resplendent. Among their friends, literary lights, musicians and artists

Just Kids from the Bronx

Just Kids from the Bronx
  • Author : Arlene Alda
  • Publisher : Henry Holt and Company
  • Release : 03 March 2015
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"A down-to-earth, inspiring book about the American promise fulfilled." —President Bill Clinton "Fascinating . . . . Made me wish I had been born in the Bronx." —Barbara Walters A touching and provocative collection of memories that evoke the history of one of America's most influential boroughs—the Bronx—through some of its many success stories The vivid oral histories in Arlene Alda's Just Kids from the Bronx reveal what it was like to grow up in the place that bred the influencers in

Devotion

Devotion
  • Author : Patti Smith
  • Publisher : Yale University Press
  • Release : 01 January 2017
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"In lyric essays, a story, poems, and photographs, Smith illuminates the whirl of chance and choice that stokes a writer's imagination, recounting her fascination on the eve of a trip to Paris with Simone Weil and an evocative, accidentally discovered film about Stalin's mass deportation of Estonians. In France, a gravestone, a televised figure-skating competition, a meal, and a garden all converge in what becomes Devotion, [a] ... fairy tale about a young, displaced Estonian skater and a solitary dealer in

An Offer We Can't Refuse

An Offer We Can't Refuse
  • Author : George De Stefano
  • Publisher : Farrar, Straus and Giroux
  • Release : 23 January 2007
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A provocative and entertaining look at the mafia, the media, and the (un)making of Italian Americans. As evidenced in countless films, novels, and television portrayals, the Mafia has maintained an enduring hold on the American cultural imagination--even as it continues to wrongly color our real-life perception of Italian Americans. In An Offer We Can't Refuse, George De Stefano takes a close look at the origins and prevalence of the Mafia mythos in America. Beginning with a consideration of Italian

Just Kids

Just Kids
  • Author : Ellen B. Senisi
  • Publisher : Dutton Childrens Books
  • Release : 22 June 1998
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Second-grader Cindy is assigned to spend part of each day in the class for students with special needs, where she finds out that even though some kids may learn differently or have different abilities, they are all "just kids."

Just Kids

Just Kids
  • Author : Brian Platt
  • Publisher : Headline
  • Release : 03 January 2014
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Perfect for golfers everywhere! These cartoons are are the original work of talented cartoonist, Brian Platt, author of the best-selling book How to Draw Cartoons. The humour is fun, international and certain to help people see the funny side of everyday life. Now available in paperback and ebook formats.

Quicklet on Patti Smith's Just Kids (CliffNotes-like Summary)

Quicklet on Patti Smith's Just Kids (CliffNotes-like Summary)
  • Author : Adam McKibbin
  • Publisher : Hyperink Inc
  • Release : 24 February 2012
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ABOUT THE BOOK Plenty has been written about Patti Smith and Robert Mapplethorpe, two of the more celebrated artists to emerge from the vibrant New York artistic circles of the ‘70s. Now Smith shares her story - or at least part of it - in her own words, with Just Kids, winner of the National Book Award for Nonfiction. Smith’s Just Kids tells the tumultuous story of their romance, artistic self-discovery and eventual commercial success. Like all great autobiographies,

M Train

M Train
  • Author : Patti Smith
  • Publisher : Knopf Canada
  • Release : 06 October 2015
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From the National Book Award-winning author of Just Kids: an unforgettable odyssey into the mind of this legendary artist, told through the prism of cafés and haunts she has visited and worked in around the world. M Train is a journey through seventeen "stations." It begins in the tiny Greenwich Village café where Smith goes every morning for black coffee, ruminates on the world as it is and the world as it was, and writes in her notebook. We

The Coral Sea

The Coral Sea
  • Author : Patti Smith
  • Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company
  • Release : 22 June 1997
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Photographs by Robert Mapplethorpe accompany a series of poems that describes the experiences of a dying man on a journey to see the Southern Cross

Stop-Time

Stop-Time
  • Author : Frank Conroy
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 24 February 1977
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First published in 1967, Stop-Time was immediately recognized as a masterpiece of modern American autobiography, a brilliant portrayal of one boy's passage from childhood to adolescence and beyond. Here is Frank Conroy's wry, sad, beautiful tale of life on the road; of odd jobs and lost friendships, brutal schools and first loves; of a father's early death and a son's exhilarating escape into manhood.

Not Just Kids

Not Just Kids
  • Author : Methlinie Dasanayake
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 13 June 2019
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Not Just Kids is an essential guide to show every kid and teen how much they can achieve when they discover their full potential. The strategies outlined in this book will help readers uncover the powerful forces already inside them and will teach them to be more confident and responsible in pursuing their goals. Not Just Kids was written by twelve-year-old Methlinie Dasanayake because who better to write a motivational book for kids than a kid herself?

Woolgathering

Woolgathering
  • Author : Patti Smith
  • Publisher : A&C Black
  • Release : 10 May 2012
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National Book Award-winner Patti Smith revisits her early years in this glittering memoir.