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The Abstinence Teacher

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The Abstinence Teacher

type:
Book
Current Status:
In Season
author:
Tom Perrotta
publisher:
St. Martin's Press
genre:
Fiction

We gave it a B

Campbell Scott’s delivery is precise but passionless; for each character, he merely alters his level of breathiness ever so slightly in his reading of Tom Perrotta’s The Abstinence Teacher.

Last Word
A satiric look at suburban culture wars + flawed, lonely characters x a melancholic actor = 10 depressing hours. B