The Prince of Frogtown

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Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group, 2009 - Biography & Autobiography - 255 pages
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The final volume of Rick Bragg's bestselling and beloved American saga documents a mesmerizing journey back in time to the lush Alabama landscape of Rick's youth, to Jacksonville's one-hundred-year-old mill and to Rick's father, the troubled, charismatic hustler coming of age in its shadow.

Inspired by Rick Bragg's love for his stepson,The Prince of Frogtownalso chronicles his own journey into fatherhood, as he learns to avoid the pitfalls of his forebearers. With candor, insight, and tremendous humor, Bragg seamlessly weaves these luminous narrative threads together and delivers an unforgettable rumination about fathers and sons.
  

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Review: The Prince of Frogtown

User Review  - Chrissie - Goodreads

Again, here is a book that you must stick with; it improves. By the end I really liked it - a lot! Yup, this one is as good as the author's Ava's Man, about his maternal grandfather and grandmother ... Read full review

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User Review  - Kevin Farrell - Goodreads

Well, I did it again. I started reading a series with the latest book. Now, to work my way backwards to the beginning. Doh! I love well written books about boys growing up. I guess this started with ... Read full review

Contents

The Stroain
3
BOY
14
In a Clonal oi Slnoko
20
Iiov
35
THEBOY
57
The B00iggIs Rlnyilun
92
What Y0ure Supposed lo Do
154
Ross
175
THE um
205
TIIE BOY
222
um 23
236
Th1irclo
250
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About the author (2009)

Rick Bragg is the author of two best-selling books, Ava's Man and All Over but the Shoutin'. He lives in Alabama.

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