Secret Men’s Business: Manhood: The big gig by John Marsden

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June 1998, no. 201

Secret Men’s Business: Manhood: The big gig by John Marsden

Pan Macmillan, $16.95 pb, 174 pp

Secret Men’s Business: Manhood: The big gig by John Marsden

by
June 1998, no. 201

‘This is the most urgently needed book of our time’, says the back cover of this short, non-fiction work of advice to adolescent males, whose subject is how successfully to become a real man. (This boast contrasts strangely with the counsel given not to brag.) My son, the one aged twelve, described the book as being about ‘the need to grow up into little John Marsdens’.

Peter Nicholls reviews 'Secret Men’s Business: Manhood: The big gig' by John Marsden

Secret Men’s Business: Manhood: The big gig

by John Marsden

Pan Macmillan, $16.95 pb, 174 pp

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