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Roxana - a book by Hogg, Forester


It Took a Rowdy Village in Letcher County, Kentucky to Nurture This Writer's Young Mind

Roxana( )
Author: Hogg, Forester
Illustrator: Hogg, Jody
Publication Date:Aug 2013
Publisher:CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $8.13
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It's the late 1940s in Letcher County, Kentucky, and in the raucous mountain hamlet of Roxana, young Forester Hogg and his brother Jim court death daily as they try earnestly to emulate adult behaviors that would chill a mother's heart to learn of them. Dire family circumstances cause the boys to be placed with elderly foster parents, Bill and Mary, at the head Paces's Branch. These temporary "parents" live off the land and supplement their old-age pension with a secret moonshine...
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Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 x 0.46 Inches
Book Weight:0.8 Pounds

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