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Title Greetings from Bury Park / Sarfraz Manzoor.
Author Manzoor, Sarfraz, 1971-
Imprint New York : Vintage Books, 2008.
Edition 1st Vintage departures ed.
Description 1 online resource
Call # eBOOK
Summary Sarfraz Manzoor was two years old when, in 1974, he emigrated from Pakistan to Britain with his mother, brother, and sister. Sarfraz spent his teenage years in a constant battle, trying to reconcile being both British and Muslim, trying to fit in at school and at home. But it was when his best friend introduced him to the music of Bruce Springsteen that his life changed completely. From the age of sixteen on, after the moment he heard the harmonica and opening lines to "The River," Springsteen became his personal muse, a lens through which he was able to view the rest of his life. Both a tribute to Springsteen and a story of personal discovery, Greetings from Bury Park is a warm, irreverent, and exceptionally perceptive memoir about how music transcends religion and race. From the Trade Paperback edition.
Subject Manzoor, Sarfraz, 1971-
Manzoor, Sarfraz, 1971- (OCoLC)fst01722903
Pakistanis -- England -- Biography.
Muslim children -- England -- Biography.
England -- Social life and customs -- 1945-
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY -- Personal Memoirs.
HISTORY -- Europe -- Great Britain.
Manners and customs. (OCoLC)fst01007815
Muslim children. (OCoLC)fst01030943
Pakistanis. (OCoLC)fst01051228
England. (OCoLC)fst01219920
Since 1945
Genre Electronic books.
Biographies. (OCoLC)fst01919896
Addl. Author OverDrive, Inc., distributor.
Related To Print version: Manzoor, Sarfraz, 1971- Greetings from Bury Park. 1st Vintage departures ed. New York : Vintage Books, 2008 9780307388025 0307388026 (DLC) 2008005249 (OCoLC)166367943
ISBN 9780307495778 (electronic bk.)
0307495779 (electronic bk.)

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