Johnny Byle has a secret. He's going back to Sherwood, Iowa to visit his Uncle Benny, the one man who holds the key to redemption. It began in the fourth grade when Johnny met Wes Hunter, the new kid on the block who quickly became his archenemy. What began as a harmless skirmish on the playground escalates into a sinister rivalry that nearly destroys them both. Listen to Johnny tell his story with humor and compassion as he searches for meaning and absolution in the aftermath of, Echoes from the Playground.... priority for Jake. His white hair was long and stringy, and he still wore his old Army uniform from the war. ... We used to think it was the blood of an enemy soldier, but Jake never would confirm or deny that story. ... The last time I fired my rifle.
|Title||:||Echoes from the Playground|
|Author||:||W. C. James|
|Publisher||:||iUniverse - 2003-12-01|