After visiting friends : a son's story
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New York : Scribner, [2013].
Status
Westover - Adult Biography
B HAINEY FAMILY

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Book
Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Physical Desc
299 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Language
English
ISBN
9781451676563, 1451676565

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Michael Hainey had just turned six when his uncle knocked on his family's back door one morning with the tragic news: Bob Hainey, Michael's father, had been found dead near his car on Chicago's North Side of an apparent heart attack. Thirty-five years old, a young assistant copy desk chief at the Chicago Sun-Times, Bob was a bright and shining star in the competitive, hard-living world of newspapers, one that involved booze-soaked nights that bled into dawn. And then suddenly he was gone, leaving behind a young widow, two sons, a fractured family--and questions surrounding the mysterious nature of his death that would obsess Michael throughout adolescence and long into adulthood. Finally, roughly his father's age when he died, and a seasoned reporter himself, Michael set out to learn what happened that night.--Adapted from publisher description.

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APA Citation (style guide)

Hainey, M. (2013). After visiting friends: a son's story (First Scribner hardcover edition.). Scribner.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Hainey, Michael, 1964-. 2013. After Visiting Friends: A Son's Story. New York: Scribner.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Hainey, Michael, 1964-. After Visiting Friends: A Son's Story New York: Scribner, 2013.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Hainey, Michael. After Visiting Friends: A Son's Story First Scribner hardcover edition., Scribner, 2013.

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