By Joe R. Lansdale
Jack Catcher's mom and dad are dead—his mother died of ailment and his dad of a damaged heart—and he has to get out of Oklahoma, the place airborne dirt and dust storms have killed every little thing eco-friendly, hopeful, or alive. whilst former classmate Jane and her little brother Tony appear in his backyard with plans to scouse borrow a useless neighbor's motor vehicle and make a holiday for Texas, Jack does not want a lot convincing. yet a run-in with one of many era's so much infamous gangsters places a crimp in Jane's plan, and shortly the 3 little ones are hitching the rails between hoboes, gangsters, and con males, racing to warn a carnival wrestler became financial institution robber of the risk he faces and, within the method, discover a new domestic for themselves. This street journey experience from the mythical Joe R. Lansdale is an exciting and colourful trip via Depression-era America.
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