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Author Weddle, Steve (Novelist), author.

Title Country hardball / Steve Weddle.

Publication Info. Blue Ash, Ohio : Tyrus Books an imprint of F+W Media, Inc., [2013].


Description 207 pages ; 23 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Summary After more than a decade spent in and out of juvenile detention, halfway houses, and jail, Roy Alison returns to his rural hometown determined to do better, to be better. But what he finds is a working-class community devastated by the economic downturn--a town without anything to hold onto but the past. Staying with his grandmother, Roy discovers a family history of good intentions and bad choices, of making do without much chance of doing better. Around him, families lose their sons to war, hunting accidents, drugs. And Roy, along with the town, falls into old patterns established
Subject Ex-convicts -- Fiction.
Country life -- Fiction.
Working class -- Fiction.
ISBN 9781440570803
9781440570810 paperback
1440570817 paperback

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