Sweet Destruction: Selected Works of Poetry

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AuthorHouse, Jun 12, 2008 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 84 pages
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This book showcases some of the poems written during the course of his lifetime and includes poems from 3 generations. Poems from his mother and daughter are also included and the story behind finding out that all 3 generations wrote poetry beginning around 13-years of age is discussed in the book’s dedication. This book also has the Charity family genealogy beginning approximately in the year 1660, family pictures and a preview of his first novel “Summer Wind” a story of love, hate and redemption based on some of his experience growing up on the streets of New York City.   


“A young and vibrant girl is attacked by a gang of local boys, years later the shattered young lady finds love and healing in the arms of a man from the other side of the tracks. His secret will test them both and their love will divide a community.”


Read a preview of this upcoming novel in this book.

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About the author (2008)

Tony Charity lives in Seattle, Washington with his dog and best friend “Cooper.” He was born in New York City and attended University of Oklahoma- Norman, Graduate School while serving in the Military. He is the proud father of three children, Brandon, Jessica and Christopher.


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