Train Whistle Guitar
First published in 1975, this is a coming of age novel. Scooter, growing up in Alabama in the 1920's, learns everything he needs to know from the classroom, the barbershop, and a train-hopping musician who brings a musical touch to the tale.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - richardderus - LibraryThing
Rating: 2.875* of five The Book Report: Coming of age as an African-American lad in 1920s Alabama. Lightly fictionalized version of the author's memoir, [SOUTH TO A VERY OLD PLACE], which is superb ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - kcshankd - LibraryThing
I am anxious to find out what Scooter is up to next. Solid Bildungsroman. Read full review