By Rob Levandoski
Will Randall’s dream is to visit the Chicago World’s reasonable, to determine the technological wonders of the trendy age and to organize himself for the fantastic destiny certain to erupt as soon as FDR will get a deal with on issues. Ace Gilbert had a special dream. He desires to discover a “willing urban girl”.
So, on a hot August day those very-best-of-friends set out for Chicago in Ace’s outdated version T, which has been reworked with wings and a propeller to appear just like the Spad SXIII his father flew within the nice struggle. this can be going to be the easiest week in their lives, whether Will’s little brother—and his ear-ache—have to come back along.
using around the Indiana cornfields, they’re abducted by way of a couple of penny sweet criminals, Gus Gillis and Gladys Batholomew, and therefore starts off an experience none of them had bargained for.
from time to time, Aces’s narrative is wickedly humorous, at different occasions tearful. and occasionally, his bewilderment involves complete boil.
Going to Chicago is way greater than a interval romp around the American heartland. It’s a trip into friendship—a friendship higher than death.
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Going to Chicago: A Novel by Rob Levandoski