The Coalwood Way: A Memoir

The Coalwood Way: A Memoir

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It's fall, 1959, and Homer "Sonny" Hickam and his fellow Rocket Boys are in their senior year at Big Creek High, launching handbuilt rockets that soar thousands of feet into the West Virginia sky. But in a season traditionally marked by celebrations of the spirit, Coalwood finds itself at a painful crossroads.

The strains can be felt within the Hickam home, where a beleaguered HomerSr. is resorting to a daring but risky plan to keep the mine alive, and his wife Elsie… (more)

Book Details  

Publisher: Island Books (December 18, 2007)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 400 pages

File size: 671 KB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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