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Confessions of a teenage Jesus jerk

Tony DuShane

Confessions of a teenage Jesus jerk

by Tony DuShane

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Published by Soft Skull Press, Distributed by Publishers Group West in Berkeley, CA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Christian teenagers -- Fiction,
  • Jehovah"s Witnesses -- Fiction,
  • Christian teenagers -- Sexual behavior -- Fiction,
  • Adolescence -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementTony DuShane.
    GenreFiction
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3604.U758 C66 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23918696M
    ISBN 109781593762636
    LC Control Number2009040420
    OCLC/WorldCa426814447

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