Come Home, Joe by Tim Callahan

By Tim Callahan

The Conroy kin is familiar with all their associates within the small subdivision of Lexington, Kentucky; that's, until eventually Joe Hawkins strikes into the outdated Hawkins farmhouse. Joe is a gruff outdated guy who does not take kindly to his associates. while twelve-year-old Kevin Conroy and his buddy Belinda attempt to befriend him, they notice he is not suggest, he is worried. After 4 years as a prisoner of battle in Vietnam, Joe was once published and honorably discharged. Traumatized by way of the occasions, Joe fled to the mountains rather than returning domestic. Thirty-five years later, Joe comes domestic to his family's farmhouse, however the global he returns to is way assorted from the only he left. Reluctantly Joe starts to reenter society with assistance from Kevin and Belinda, yet will he manage to conquer the struggle inside and settle for the affection this kinfolk deals him? Over 58,000 american citizens misplaced their lives within the Vietnam conflict that left a deep scar in this country and on person hearts. subscribe to writer Tim Callahan in honoring the Vietnam veterans in Come domestic, Joean inspiring story of compassion and love. 'As the writer of 4 secret novels myself, i'm always inspired by way of how Tim weaves humor and lightheartedness round such strong subject matters because the Vietnam conflict, racism, and hate; how a few of our most simple ideals are awarded in a manner that's significant to readers from children to professional citizens.' writer invoice Noel

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