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Good Old Boy: A Delta Boyhood

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4.1 out of 5
Based on 158 Ratings and 23 Reviews

Book Description
Good Old Boy: A Delta Boyhood is a novel for young readers about a boy's adventures growing up in post-WWII Mississippi. Author Willie Morris, then editor of Harper's Magazine in New York, wrote Good Old Boy when his son David, age ten, asked, What was it like to grow up in the South? Morris s response turned into a timeless story of growing up in a small Southern town, Yazoo City in the early 195... More
Book Information
PublisherYoknapatawpha Press
BindingPaperback (9 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages143
Publication Date10/01/2000
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About Willie Morris (Author) : Willie Morris is a published author of children's books. Some of the published credits of Willie Morris include Good Old Boy: A Delta Boyhood, Prayer for the Opening of the Little League Season.
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