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Ghost horse

Author: Thomas H McNeely
Publisher: Arlington, Virginia : Gival Press, LLC, [2014]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"Set amidst the social tensions of 1970's Houston, Ghost Horse tells the story of eleven-year-old Buddy Turner's shifting alliances within his fragmented family and with two other boys--one Anglo, one Latino--in their quest to make a Super-8 animated movie. As his father's many secrets begin to unravel, Buddy discovers the real movie: the intersection between life as he sees it and the truth of his own past. In a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas H McNeely
ISBN: 9781928589914 192858991X
OCLC Number: 896152732
Notes: "Winner of the Gival Press Novel Award."
Awards: Gival Press novel award, 2013
Description: 246 pages ; 23 cm
Responsibility: by Thomas H. McNeely.

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"Set amidst the social tensions of 1970's Houston, Ghost Horse tells the story of eleven-year-old Buddy Turner's shifting alliances within his fragmented family and with two other boys--one Anglo, one Latino--in their quest to make a Super-8 animated movie. As his father's many secrets begin to unravel, Buddy discovers the real movie: the intersection between life as he sees it and the truth of his own past. In a vivid story of love, friendship, and betrayal, Ghost Horse explores a boy's swiftly changing awareness of himself and the world through the lens of imagination"--Amazon.com.

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