An ideal book for discussion groups, these are seven short stories ranging from humorous to dramatic about boys’ relationships with their fathers and grandfathers.
When I write my novels, the characters, the plots, and the settings are almost wholly creations of my imagination. By contrast, when I write short stories they tend to come out of my own experiences or experiences I have observed close at hand.
Candlewick offers Chapter 1, readable online and as a downloadable PDF
This note to readers is available online from Candlewick Press.
Audio Book Sample
You can listen to a reading from the audio book.
Book Covers Here and There
Always intriguing to study a book’s cover, looking at how the publisher and artist felt this would promote a book to the most likely readers.