85A by Kyle Smith – A Coming of Age Story Set in 1980s Chicago

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What do you get when you cross Holden Caulfield with Johnny Rotten?

None other than Seamus O’Grady, the 15-year-old, punk-rock protagonist of 85A.

And that’s what I was about to do. Commit a mortal fucking sin. With a black girl, no less, the color Mom always told me I could never date or marry.

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