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The Evolution of a Slingshot
From A Toy To A Catalyst For Change

The Evolution of a Slingshot is a story of a boy whose life is often as raw and unfettered as the times. He lives in a world of tarpaper shacks and basement homes, of dusty roads and outhouses, of poverty and optimism, of the American Dream and justice snubbed.

In the late 1940s, while the country is recovering
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Kindle Edition, 272 pages
Published September 10th 2012 by Williamsen Publications
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Sandy Wolters
Oct 03, 2012 Sandy Wolters rated it it was amazing
Book: The Evolution of a Slingshot
Author: John Dean Williamsen
Genre: Historical Fiction
Length: Approximate 272 pages

Beautifully written emotional read.

THE EVOLUTION OF A SLINGSHOT by JOHN DEAN WILLIAMSEN is a coming of age novel of Jake Tierney. This work of historical fiction takes us back to the summer of 1946. We meet the 11-year-old Jake with his friends Lexie and Chips as they are hanging out on the flat roof of the shed just being boys. In those first moments of the book, we get a feel for
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