Author(s): Tobias Wolff
A memoir of a young boy's unusual travels with his mother. The author recreates his boyhood experiences, relating how he and his mother travelled throughout the United States, and tracing his experiences and changes from young boy to manhood against the background of a violent and wildly optimistic America.
By the author of Old School Also a film starring Leonardo DiCaprio
The author of three collections of stories, Tobias Wolff lives with his family near Stanford University, where he is the director of the creative writing program.