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About the author:
Anthony Buccino writes with clarity and humor in his verse and in columns about growing up in the second half of the 20th century.
The New Jersey author published 19 books. His stories of the 1960s earned a 2011 Society of Professional Journalists Excellence in Journalism award. His transit writing on NJ.com earned a 2010 SPJ Excellence in Journalism award. He also earned earned two 2014 SPJ Excellence in Journalism awards.
The Pushcart Prize-nominated writer has been called ' "New Jersey's 'Garrison Keillor" or something to that effect.'
Greetings from Belleville, New Jersey
Belleville native Anthony Buccino collected your favorite and most-requested writings about life and growing up in Belleville, New Jersey.
This is Buccino's first collection of essays wholly dedicated to his writings about Belleville.
Greetings From Belleville, New Jersey, Collected Writings includes more than forty essays and reflections on everything from junior high school bullies to selling pretzels for Belle Maid's Ed Strat at varsity football games at Municipal Stadium.
Buccino writes about those duck-and-cover drills in elementary school, junior high school bullies, and high school joy riding to Monk's Castle and Albino Village.
Spanning six decades, this collection shares the bitter and the sweet, all in an ultimate tribute to growing up in this middle class township in northern New Jersey.
- Publication Date:
- 1477460543 / 9781477460542
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- Binding Type:
- US Trade Paper
- Trim Size:
- 6" x 9"
- Black and White
- Related Categories:
- Humor / Form / Essays