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The World According to Garp

by John Irving

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The World According to Garp by John Irving
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  • First Published:
    Apr 1978, 720 pages
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    Jun 1997, 437 pages

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Allen JONES

Tight ends
A professional football tight end changes sexes! It works in this funny, sad, intelligently written work.
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