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By John H. Hayes

ISBN-10: 1498264948

ISBN-13: 9781498264945

ISBN-10: 162032508X

ISBN-13: 9781620325087

This semi-autobiographical novel is determined in a small, rural Alabama neighborhood throughout the peak of worldwide battle II. at the moment, the fashionable Civil Rights circulate was once scarcely in its infancy.

The major characters are ten-year-old sons of sharecroppers—one black and one white. Amid the problems, deprivations, and downsides because of residing at the backside rungs of the industrial ladder, they percentage a friendship that includes them via tricky instances and enriches their lives with pleasure. A bad series of occasions threatens that comradeship and rocks their world.

John H. Hayes (1934 - 2013) was once Franklin N. Parker Professor Emeritus within the Candler institution of Theology at Emory college in Atlanta, Georgia. He authored and edited various educational volumes and wrote a suite of renowned essays: in case you don't love the Possum, benefit from the candy Potatoes: a few rules for shuttle alongside the line of lifestyles (Cascade Books). this can be his first novel.

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