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Southie Boy

Book Description
Southie Boy is the story of a young city boy and his struggles growing up between two traditions, totally part of neither. The plot develops in one of Boston's neighborhoods during and after the Second World War. When Timmy's traditional WASP father is killed in the war, his loss leaves Timmy with many of his father's values but without his father's influence. This situation forces him to confront... More
Book Information
PublisherCork Hill Press
Reading LevelAges 9-12
# of Pages212
Publication Date10/07/2005
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About Frank Alcorn (Author) : Frank Alcorn is a published author of children's books. A published credit of Frank Alcorn is Southie Boy.
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