Kick the Can

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Putnam, 1988 - Fiction - 253 pages
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From the award-winning co-anchor of The MacNeil-Lehrer NewsHour comes an utterly unexpected, utterly delightful tale of a young "desperado" and his odyssey through the Southwest on the eve of the Korean War.

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User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

Here's a surprise—a cheerful, funny, wonderfully charming account of a spirited one-eyed boy's misadventurous journey through Texas, Oklahoma, and other landscapes of the American Dream in the 50's ... Read full review


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No Certain Rest is Jim Lehrer's thirteenth novel. He has also written two memoirs and three plays. The executive editor and anchor of "The NewsHour with Jim Lehrer on PBS, he lives with his wife, Kate, in Washington, D.C. They have three daughters.

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