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By David Kukoff

teenagers of the Canyon tells the tale of David, a boy starting to be up in LA’s fabled Laurel Canyon local because the Sixties counterculture is coming to an end.

David’s list manufacturer father works with the reclusive former chief of a surf song band on an album that grants to raise the legacies of either males to immortal prestige. His far away, peripatetic mom rides the waves of activism and feminism out and in of David’s lifestyles. The elusive Topanga, named for the city’s final ultimate Eden, whom David meets at the seashore the evening of his mom and dad’ separation maintains to elude his futile makes an attempt to reconnect along with her in the course of the decade.

Through David’s eyes, we undergo witness to the fallout from the California Dream’s malfunction: the ruined households, failed revolutionaries, curdled musical idealism, and, finally, the increase of the conservatism that placed the rustic on its current path.

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