By Marie Raphael
“An first-class, relocating story” (Midwest booklet overview) of an immigrant boy who triumphs over prejudice.
1901. A half-Irish boy is overwhelmed in eire for his English blood, on the other hand in long island urban, the place Irish and English, blacks and whites additionally hate in line with old wrongs. Drawn in at the start, he breaks a tribulation of bullying and violence, helped by means of a black corporation, a brand new buddy, and a fiery thoroughbred horse. “Unsparing in its depiction of prejudice…heartwarming in its portrayal of friendship and ethical awakening” (Howard Zinn).
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