Celia Whitfield's Boy by Bill Thompson
Approx. 77,900 words.
Published on September 23, 2012 by
Second Wind Publishing, LLC.
Celia Whitfield’s Boy is a riveting, bittersweet, funny and historically accurate account of a talented young man coming of age in a changing, challenging time. Set in the lumber country of eastern North Carolina in the early days of the 20th century, the novel allows us to watch the growth and challenges faced by of young people against a backdrop racism, economic change and politics.