Flashes tells the tale of a boy's life of woes, fortunes, and misfortunes and his persistent efforts to overcome his adverse childhood circumstances. This fictional memoir takes place in New York City during the difficult time following the 1929 stock market crash and the ensuing depression. The story is told in a series of flashbacks-odd-numbered chapters take place in the present, even-numbered chapters are detailed flashes of memories from the past.Life is hard enough for a young boy in the best of times and situations, ...

Flashes 2010, Robert Reed Publishers, San Francisco, CA

ISBN-13: 9781931741231