Download e-book for iPad: Going to Chicago: A Novel by Rob Levandoski

By Rob Levandoski

There’s genuine melancholy in Bennett’s Corners, Ohio. It’s 1934, and the nice melancholy is dragging on. That’s to not say teenagers don’t have their vast burning goals, their uncontrollable urges. They do.
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So, on a hot August day those very-best-of-friends set out for Chicago in Ace’s outdated version T, which has been reworked with wings and a propeller to appear just like the Spad SXIII his father flew within the nice struggle.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.

Show description

Read or Download Going to Chicago: A Novel PDF

Best coming of age fiction books

The Time Keeper by Kevin Cropp PDF

Might be within the ultimate days of our existence we're granted the knowledge to determine all which may were, all that are supposed to were. the cost is pricey for such knowledge. clinically determined with terminal melanoma on the age of thirty 8, Linda Wails has just one loss of life want -- to make amends together with her seventeen 12 months outdated son Corey.

Download e-book for kindle: Listening to Van Gogh by James Stevens

They got here to France to cruise the Rhone River via Provence on a personal, sumptuous river boat. It was once to be a voyage of discovery, a cruise in the course of the heartland of the French nation-state, with visits to the river villages and cities that encouraged the good artists of the19th century. The tourists may detect the delights of Provencal cooking, journey the hills of Lyon, see an historical Papal Palace, and stroll the traditional cobbled streets of gorgeous Arles, the place Vincent Van Gogh painted such a lot of of his masterpieces of Impressionism.

Download e-book for kindle: Carnival Week (Weeks Series Book 1) by Joe Vigliotti

As their summer season starts off, a gaggle of buddies head into their ultimate season of youth. With them pass their hopes, fears, desires, and ideology. Time isn't really a pal. medicines, self-destruction, dying, and the uncertainties that hint human practical shadows within the sun suggest every thing becoming up isn't presupposed to be.

Sunrise Hill - download pdf or read online

Occasionally we get carried awayto areas we by no means quite meant to go,and get wound up in offerings we by no means fairly made. occasionally the results overtake us andour destiny seems to be in somebody else's hands.

Extra resources for Going to Chicago: A Novel

Sample text

Download PDF sample

Going to Chicago: A Novel by Rob Levandoski

by Daniel

Rated 4.07 of 5 – based on 32 votes