Book List in Order:8 titles

  • It's the late 1970s. Aging sirens, dreamers, eccentrics and connivers live in a small residential hotel on the Upper West Side. Their tiny suites, separated by cracked plaster walls, are paved withgolden stories, woven together in this novel of funny...


  • “I’m not the kind of girl you think I am. That’s what I tell guys. Sure, they say, you’re no whore. Meanwhile, sweetheart, they’ve got their hands all over me. Which I certainly don’t mind. But I figure I have to be straight with them. Ot...


  • Although Pilcer's first novel was published for an adult audience, it quickly gained cult status among high school cognoscenti. A classic novel of adolescence, West Side Story told from the point of view of a 14-year-old Jewish girl, who prefers the ...


  • Wearing a tight black skirt, roach- killer boots, and teased hair, Zosha runs with her junior high school’s fast crowd, circa 1960. For Zosha, life is about fitting in, stepping out, making it with the handsome Puerto Rican boy in the local movie t...