Sharing the boyhood rites of summer in 1966 Texas with his two best friends, thirteen-year-old Jim befriends an older African-American man who tells Jim his experiences as the son of an alcoholic, a Negro League baseball player, and a black man in a racially strained community. Reprint.
- Paperback | 200 pages
- 127 x 195.6 x 15.2mm | 158.76g
- 31 Aug 2004
- Penguin Books
- United States