Gabriel's Story

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Thorndike Press, 2002 - Fiction - 479 pages
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Gabriel Lynch, a fifteen-year-old African American boy living in the West of the 1870s, escapes the racial strife of the Reconstruction Era by running away from home to become a cowboy.

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User Review  - jessicariddoch - LibraryThing

This book is very different from the acacia books and the fantasy element, not only because of the subject matter. The writing in this book seems sparcer yet there is still different levels of meaning ... Read full review


User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

Intensely dramatic debut, set in Kansas and points west and southwest during the 1870s: a direct homage to Cormac McCarthy's highly praised fiction (both his Blood Meridian and the recent Border ... Read full review


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