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Mark D. Devlin, 56; wove gripping stories out of troubled youth

By Tom Long
Globe Staff / March 24, 2005

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Mark D. Devlin, 56, the author of ''Stubborn Child," a darkly entertaining memoir about his Dickensian upbringing in juvenile institutions, died March 10 in Braintree after spending much of the past 30 years wandering the streets of Boston and Cambridge. (Full article: 808 words)

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