The River Road
|Publication Date:||Sep 2013|
| Publisher:||Archway Publishing|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $12.99|
| Book Description: |
In Mercedes, Texas, tensions are high during the summer of 1963. When Alton Baker's father accepts a job in Brownsville that comes with a long daily commute, he invites Alton to share the ride, allowing him to change schools. Alton, an intelligent, friendly high school sophomore, accepts the challenge, and it is not long before the commute brings father and son closer together.
As Alton acclimates to the new school, he secretly decides to try out for the track team a...