The Prince of Frogtown
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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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - judithrs - LibraryThing
The Prince of Frogtown. Rick Bragg. 2008. Oh my Gosh, I loved this book! Bragg is a great writer anyway but the development of the relationship between him and his stepson was one of the moving ... Read full review
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Few can write like this Pulitzer Prize winner! He is the example to use for anyone who teaches English or Writing. He can break your heart in one sentence and cause an out loud chuckle in the next. He ... Read full review
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