The Last Great Lemonade-Stand Showdown by Richard Alan Dickson
Approx. 8,530 words.
Published on February 17, 2012 by
Grey Cat Press.
Southern California. Summer, 1962. With "Big Al" Torres and his squirt-gun-toting goons moving to corner the Thirty-Ninth Street lemonade-stand racket, Bobbie Johnston gears up for war. This summer, he has help: a kid who knows his way around squirt guns and water balloons. But will Bobbie's out-of-town muscle be enough? The turf war is on. Let the battle begin.