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The Boxcar Kid
At the onset of the Great Depression of the '30s, thirteen- year-old Bucky Ellis overhears two men talking at his mother's burial service and learns she died from a self-inflicted abortion with a knitting needle. He also hears their opinion that his father should "kick him out, as he's just another mouth to feed and is old enough to be out on his own." His perception ...more
Hardcover, 347 pages
Published February 13th 2008 by ArcheBooks Publishing Incorporated
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