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Hitchhiker : stories from the Kentucky homefront

Author: Bob Thompson; Roberta Simpson Brown
Publisher: Lexington, Ky. : The University Press of Kentucky, 2017.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Growing up next door to his Granny's country store in McCracken County, Kentucky, a very young Bob Thompson had unlimited access to the cold-drink box and shelves of candy. Only later did he realize that the greatest benefit of this arrangement was that his playmates and best friends were all adults who frequented the grocery. As he passed his childhood years on the store's front porch, Thompson internalized the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Anecdotes
Autobiographical fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Thompson, Bob, 1950 August 8-
Hitchhiker.
Lexington, Ky. : The University Press of Kentucky, 2017
(DLC) 2017032727
(OCoLC)974466388
Named Person: Bob Thompson
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Bob Thompson; Roberta Simpson Brown
ISBN: 9780813174297 0813174295
OCLC Number: 1005506292
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Foreword --
Introduction --
River watch --
Lucy --
Turtles --
Fox --
Hal & George --
Tommy --
Hitchhiker --
Buzz --
Fat Tuesday --
Lucky guy --
Drumbeats --
I've got a story for you too --
Mary --
D-Day beaches --
Other dimensions --
Recycling.
Other Titles: Short stories.
Responsibility: Bob Thompson ; foreword by Roberta Simpson Brown.

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