Tanner by Fred Tanner
"Boy Orphan"

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Synopsis

An autobiographical look through the eyes of a spirited boy, who, after the loss of his mother at age one, grows to manhood at the Methodist Children's Home, Winston-Salem, NC.
 

About Fred Tanner

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Published July 6, 2006 by Trafford Publishing. 270 pages
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Political & Social Sciences. Non-fiction

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Two critiques of the Bush presidency, from the right and from the left.

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A first novel about young love in a Russian émigré community.

Jun 17 2011 | Read Full Review of Tanner: "Boy Orphan"

Review (Barnes & Noble)

Fortunately, this book (which I wanted so badly to never, ever end) does just that--exploring the inheritance of identity, and language, the power of fantasy, masculinity, the fukú, the zafa, the insane power of love at first sight, and the Dictatorship of Rafael Trujillo, all while intertwining ...

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Common Sense Media

But then Riley's plans for this army of newborn vampires to attack the "yellow-toothed" vampire coven (the Cullens) sends Bree and Diego in different directions and soon it's all over.

Jun 05 2010 | Read Full Review of Tanner: "Boy Orphan"

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