Only a Prayer Away by Gaetano J. Burtone

By Gaetano J. Burtone

A unmarried 12 months can form anyone for all times. For Michael Parisi, becoming up in Staten Island, 1976 was once this type of yr, with remarkable highs, like celebrating the 2 hundredth anniversary of the delivery of his kingdom, and devastating lows, like mourning the lack of whatever he idea might final forever.
Gaetano "Guy" Burtone takes his readers again to a time whilst America's early life had but to turn into jaded and tough―too cool to seem as much as their heroes or overtly exhibit whatever yet derision. He has created a unique with religion, center, and humor, characters with whom one can't support yet empathize and develop to like, and invitations you to proportion of their trip, that's just a Prayer Away.

Show description

Read or Download Only a Prayer Away PDF

Best coming of age fiction books

Do Not Go Gentle

Lifestyles wasn't continually this difficult for fourteen-year-old Mvelo, who lives together with her mom, Zola within the shacks at the margins of Mkhumbane township. there have been stable occasions after they lived with Sipho, Zola's attorney boyfriend. but if the attractive and mysterious Nonceba Hlathi arrives, Zola has to select.

The Crimson Summer

Love slashers like "Friday the 13th", "Sleepaway Camp", and "The Burning"? Then come trip to Camp Watanka as campers and counselors tackle a chance not like the other. Will they make it to the tip of summer season or will they turn into simply one other sufferer? Summers at Camp Watanka are by no means effortless. The constructions are dilapidated and the warmth might be sizzling, yet for the teenage campers the best possibility of all is the social minefield they need to undergo.

The Talisman Cock!

The Talisman Cock! , debut novel from award successful poet and brief fiction author Henry Joseph Russell, follows sixteen-year-old David Smith, a skilled go nation runner from Cape Cod who believes he is residing his "Personal future" while he earns a scholarship to a prestigious boarding institution close to Boston.


J'ai compris que l’illusion peut l’emporter sur le possible, mais que dans les faits le possible est très souvent meilleur que l’illusion. Je distingue mieux l. a. différence entre l’illusion et l. a. réalité, et j'ai maintenant une pleine confiance en mes perceptions physiques et mentales. Et j'ai pu constater à quel aspect, j'ai los angeles capacité de me frayer des chemins à travers le chaos.

Extra info for Only a Prayer Away

Example text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.11 of 5 – based on 44 votes