OLD SCHOOL is Tobias Wolff's first novel, and it's so good that it won't be his last. This acclaimed writer is best known for his short stories and memoirs like IN PHARAOH'S ARMY and THIS BOY'S LIFE, which was made into a movie starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Robert De Niro.
OLD SCHOOL is written in first person narrative style, and it takes place at a prestigious prep school in 1960. It follows the life of a young boy who is attending the elite boarding school on scholarship. The narrator tries to fit in with the other students, who all come from privileged backgrounds. He is also determined to keep anyone from knowing that he