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By Herman Raucher

“​SUMMER OF ‘42 is an enthralling and delicate novel…The total impression is one in all excessive hilarity. Raucher is a comic-artist who's capable of express the fears and joys…of the boy and whilst supply older readers a wrench within the middle. ” ―​PUBLISHERS WEEKLY

A vintage coming-of-age tale and foreign bestseller.

Captivating and evocative, Herman Raucher’s semi-autobiographical story has been made right into a record-breaking Academy Award nominated hit motion picture, tailored for the level, and enchanted readers for generations.

In the summer time of 1942, Hermie is fifteen. he's wildly keen about intercourse, and passionately in love with an "older girl" of 22, whose husband is abroad and at conflict. Ambling via Nantucket Island along with his neighbors, Hermie’s indelible narration chronicles his frantic efforts to turn into a guy, particularly one useful of the stunning Dorothy, in addition to his excellent and heartbreaking initiation into intercourse.

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