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Home Depot Profiles In Courage

2.5  ·  Rating details ·  6 Ratings  ·  2 Reviews
A collection of short but very true stories about the comically tragic lives of Home Depot associates and members of the overnight freight team. Meet Joe, Frank, Ted, Doug, Gary, Sam, and other working class heroes, who in spite of great personal misfortune, endure to wear the orange apron proudly and assist you with your home improvement needs. For mature readers. Stories ...more
46 pages
Published March 2012 (first published May 2011)
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Red Haircrow
A series of interconnecting stories of the crew of people at a Home Depot location, I suppose this was an attempt to show an “insider” view of what goes on between employees. Having worked at a Home Depot before, and there are certainly some unique characters, but honestly, none were this extreme. So it is non-fiction or fiction? If it's fiction, I can imagine several of the “characters” were based on real people and/or events. If it's non-fiction:

I’m sure the company might decide to take it as
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Joe Hinojosa
Jan 22, 2015 rated it did not like it
Poorly written collection of stories that came across as a bitter ad hominem attack on people the author didn't like. The book is neither clever nor humorous and was a complete waste of money. Do yourself a favor and steer clear.
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