HomeGroupsTalkZeitgeist
MembersReviewsPopularityRatingFavorited   Events   
6,817 (9,801)1621,723 (3.83)351
Works by Tobias Wolfforganize | filter
Also by Tobias Wolfforganize | filter
Members
Related tags
20th century (77) American (161) American fiction (38) American literature (144) anthology (357) autobiography (85) biography (86) boarding school (46) books (49) books about books (51) collection (45) coming of age (84) contemporary (25) essays (82) fiction (1,068) First Edition (46) humor (35) literature (143) memoir (460) non-fiction (267) novel (91) own (79) paperback (26) read (135) school (31) short fiction (54) short stories (875) short story (41) signed (62) stories (77) to-read (179) Tobias Wolff (35) unread (88) US (34) USA (42) Vietnam (54) Vietnam War (56) war (39) writers (27) writing (75)
Events on LibraryThing Local

Tobias Wolff has 1 upcoming event.

Oct
27
VB Reads...Pacific Northwest Book Group
Village Books, Monday, October 27 at 7pm
Bellingham is uniquely situated in one of the most beautiful places on earth, marked by rugged mountains, serene islands, dense forests and dynamic waterways. It is a place of exploration and adventure, but also rest and relaxation. Unsurprisingly, the writers and writing that emerges from this area is also uniquely beautiful. This book club will explore this writing, focusing on writers from the Pacific Northwest and writing set in or about the Pacific Northwest, both fiction and non-fiction. This group meets the fourth Monday of the month at 7pm in the Writers' Corner on the mezzanine level of Village Books. Authors DO NOT attend.

Monday, October 27th, 7pm

This Boy's Life by Tobias Wolff

This unforgettable memoir, by one of our most gifted writers, introduces us to the young Toby Wolff, by turns tough and vulnerable, crafty and bumbling, and ultimately winning. Separated by divorce from his father and brother, Toby and his mother are constantly on the move. As Toby fights for identity and self-respect against the unrelenting hostility of a new stepfather, his experiences are at once poignant and comical, and Wolff does a masterful job of re-creating the frustrations and cruelties of adolescence.

Location: Street: 1200 11th St City: Bellingham, Province: Washington Postal Code: 98225-7015 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
… (more)

Tobias Wolff has 14 past events. (show)

Common Knowledgehistory Creative Commons License
You must log in to edit Common Knowledge data.
For more help see the Common Knowledge help page.
Canonical name
Legal name
Other names
Date of birth
Date of death
Burial location
Gender
Nationality
Country (for map)
Birthplace
Place of death
Places of residence
Education
Occupations
Relationships
Organizations
Awards and honors
Agents
Short biography
Disambiguation notice

Is this you?

Become a LibraryThing Author.

Member ratings

Average: (3.83)
0.5 1
1 20
1.5 6
2 86
2.5 29
3 333
3.5 113
4 662
4.5 79
5 356

Author pictures (2)

   

(see all 2 author pictures)

Improve this author

Combine/separate works

Author division

Tobias Wolff is currently considered a "single author." If one or more works are by a distinct, homonymous authors, go ahead and split the author.

Includes

Tobias Wolff is composed of 7 names. You can examine and separate out names.

Combine with…

 

Help/FAQs | About | Privacy/Terms | Blog | Contact | LibraryThing.com | APIs | WikiThing | Common Knowledge | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | 92,716,636 books! | Top bar: Always visible