A Summer on Chipoweet Creek tells the story of one summer in the life of Tom Odum, an enterprising twelve year old on the verge of becoming a teenager. Set in a simpler time period along the South Carolina coast, it details Tomas adventures and relationships as he works towards his goal to buy an outboard motor for his boat. Often accompanied by a neighboras lovable dog, Tom explores the natural beauty of the outdoor environment that surrounds him while he earns money catching crabs, then selling them to Mr. Purdy at the seafood market.After one was completed though, the rest were easy to build. During the spring, Tom had paddled his boat up and down the creek, looking for the best places to drop off his traps. ... He decided to concentrate his efforts in the northern section, and had placed most of his traps around Rabbit Island, a smaller body of land in anbsp;...
|Title||:||A SUMMER ON CHIPOWEET CREEK|
|Publisher||:||Xlibris Corporation - 2011-02-09|