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The Glass Cafe: Or the Stripper and the State; How My Mother Started a War with the System That Made Us Kind of Rich and a Little Bit Famous
The Glass Cafe: Or the Stripper and the State; How My Mother Started a War with the System That Made Us Kind of Rich and a Little Bit Famous by Gary Paulsen 0385901216 9780385901215
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The Glass Cafe: Or the Stripper and the State; How My Mother Started a War with the System That Made Us Kind of Rich and a Little Bit Famous by Gary Paulsen

THE STORY IS all true and happened to me and is mine. Tonys mom, Al, is a terrific single mother who works as a dancer at the Kitty Kat Club. Twelve-year-old Tony is a budding artist, inspired by backstage life at the club. When some of his drawings end up in an art show and catch the attention of the social services agency, Al and Tony find themselves in the middle of a legal wrangle and a media circus. Is Al a responsible mother? Its the case of the stripper vs. the state, and Al isnt giving Tony up without a fight. Once again Gary Paulsen proves why hes one of Americas most-beloved writers.The Glass Cafis a fresh and funny exploration of motherhood, art, and the wiles of storytellingall told by Tony, in his own true voice. From the Hardcover edition.

Author: Gary Paulsen

Language: English

Binding: Library Binding

Pages: 112

Publisher: Wendy Lamb Books

Publication Date: 2003-06-10

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ISBN: 0385901216


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