The Death and Life of Charlie St. Cloud
Bantam, Mar 2004, 22.95, 277 pp.
In 1991, fifteen years old diehard Red Sox fan Charlie St. Cloud believes this is the year the curse will end as his favorite team battles the Blue Jays (not the hated Yankees) for the division title. He has two tickets to tonight's game against the Yanks, but needs transportation from Marblehead. He and his younger brother Sam take the neighbor's station wagon without permission. They have a g...