UNLIMITED KINDLE ☆ Ricochet River: 25th Anniversary Edition - by Robin Cody #2020


  • Title: Ricochet River: 25th Anniversary Edition
  • Author: Robin Cody
  • ISBN: -
  • Page: 495
  • Format: Kindle Edition

  • Ricochet River: 25th Anniversary Edition By Robin Cody It s 1960 In a small logging town called Calamus that s about as far in the middle of nowhere as you can get, Wade Curren, star of the high school baseball and football teams, is content living out his role of local hero, holding court in the corner booth of the town diner where his girlfriend Lorna waits tables Lorna, working to support her family, is plotting her escapIt s 1960 In a small logging town called Calamus that s about as far in the middle of nowhere as you can get, Wade Curren, star of the high school baseball and football teams, is content living out his role of local hero, holding court in the corner booth of the town diner where his girlfriend Lorna waits tables Lorna, working to support her family, is plotting her escape from their small town Fiercely independent and an avid reader of the kinds of books that aren t taught in school, Lorna wants a bigger life She tries to show Wade that Calamus is a trap, that as an individual he should fear the town s rigid boxes and expectations But Wade s box is too comfortable and she can t make him understand When Jesse Howl arrives from the Klamath Warm Springs Reservation, his presence shakes up the town Jesse doesn t seem to know how an Indian should act Yet even as he and Wade compete for the top spots on the baseball and football teams, they become friends As they raft the river, fish, and listen to Wade s grandfather s stories, Wade, Jesse, and Lorna forge a lasting bond and discover exactly how much it could cost them to be themselves.
    Robin Cody
    An Oregon native, Robin Cody is the author of Ricochet River and Voyage of a Summer Sun, both of which appear on the Oregon State Library s 150 Oregon Books for the Oregon Sesquicentennial list Voyage of a Summer Sun won the Oregon Book Award for literary nonfiction Cody has worked as an English teacher, a dean of college admissions, a baseball umpire, and a school bus driver He lives in Portland.

    Ricochet River: 25th Anniversary Edition By Robin Cody

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