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Never back down

Author: Ernest Hebert
Publisher: Jaffrey, NH : David R. Godine, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
After a mistake he makes in his youth greatly hurts his first love, his boss' half-Cajun daughter, Jack Landry is influenced by his Catholic upbringing when he embarks on a lifelong penance of not following his dreams to atone for the sin.

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Genre/Form: Autobiographical fiction
Baseball stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ernest Hebert
ISBN: 9781567924329 1567924328
OCLC Number: 689858563
Description: 282 pages ; 23 cm
Responsibility: by Ernest Hebert.


Jack Landry, a promising high school baseball player, and his best friend, Elphege Beaupre, live by the motto 'Never back down, never instigate'. It's a rule of stubborn passivity that Jack will  Read more...


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"He writes with a grace, precision, and humor that makes one feel he will do for the hinterlands what John Updike did for the suburbs." (New York Times)"

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