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( Download Ebook ) ⚣ The Summer of Apartment X õ Lesley Choyce s novella The Summer of Apartment X is a beach book for grownups who remember how they got that way Fred Winger and his two buddies, Richard and Brian, intend to take the beach resort town by storm It s the fateful summer between high school and university, early s version Equipped with two barely mobile cars and a seized up MG motor, around which Richard wants to build an entire sports car, they plan to rent a suave apartment, get cool jobs, meet girls, and lose their virginity Dream and reality diverge immediately Hibiscus Street is an old triplex subdivided for summer tenants into a self contained ghetto The only window in Apartment X is in the kitchenette, and the entrance is through the outdoor shower used by the entire building The friends find work Brian cleans the parking lot and grill of a grease encrusted burger joint, and Richard preens himself on his lofty though brief position as a lifeguard Fred replaces the drunken usher at the Queen Theatre, where monsters slavering over shrieking blondes and Annette Funicello s bursting brassiere entertain necking teens and pervs too timid to patronize real porn flicks Fred s feelings for his chameleon girlfriend lurch from love to lust to horror, depending on whether she s demurely selling movie tickets, acting out erotic fantasies about saving the world on the back seat of a school bus, or sharing the shower with Brian The Summer of Apartment X lurks in everyone s past the first foray beyond the view of elders, the first attempt at self support, the shocking recognition that adulthood involves than sand, sex, and cars Lesley Choyce recreates this exhilarating terror in the Technicolor of a B movie poster, nostalgia undercut at every turn by ebullient humour Frank Williams Richard and Brian Why the Allies Won intend to take the beach resort town by storm It s the fateful summer between high school and university Being Sam Frears early s version Equipped with two barely mobile cars and a seized up MG motor Homing Instinct around which Richard wants to build an entire sports car Post Everything they plan to rent a suave apartment Nikhil (Kaliszians, get cool jobs Surrender of a Siren (The Wanton Dairymaid Trilogy, meet girls Buried Fire and lose their virginity Dream and reality diverge immediately Hibiscus Street is an old triplex subdivided for summer tenants into a self contained ghetto The only window in Apartment X is in the kitchenette The Dragons Virgin Slave and the entrance is through the outdoor shower used by the entire building The friends find work Brian cleans the parking lot and grill of a grease encrusted burger joint Soft Keys and Richard preens himself on his lofty though brief position as a lifeguard Fred replaces the drunken usher at the Queen Theatre Fat, Black, Virgin. (1) where monsters slavering over shrieking blondes and Annette Funicello s bursting brassiere entertain necking teens and pervs too timid to patronize real porn flicks Fred s feelings for his chameleon girlfriend lurch from love to lust to horror A Season with Verona depending on whether she s demurely selling movie tickets What is Remembered acting out erotic fantasies about saving the world on the back seat of a school bus The Children or sharing the shower with Brian The Summer of Apartment X lurks in everyone s past the first foray beyond the view of elders Petting Girls the first attempt at self support The Virgin in the Garden the shocking recognition that adulthood involves than sand Dead Aid sex Lady of Quality and cars Lesley Choyce recreates this exhilarating terror in the Technicolor of a B movie poster In a Minute nostalgia undercut at every turn by ebullient humour This was a fun but underwhelming read A handful of friends rent a beachside slum apartment in a rag tag community of College and pre college kids The group is eccentric and the story is peppered with funny tales you would expect to hear around a campfire remembering your youth A car is driven off a dock, young love, b movies and a sage like landlady The book was entertaining but lacked a significant crisis As a short piece of entertainment it is worth a look It would be especially well sui This was a fun but underwhelming read A handful of friends rent a beachside slum apartment in a rag tag community of College and pre college kids The group is eccentric and the story is peppered with funny tales you would expect to hear around a campfire remembering your youth A car is driven off a dock, young love, b movies and a sage like landlady The book was entertaining but lacked a significant crisis As a short piece of entertainment it is worth a look It would be especially well suited for a day at the beach