Dr. William Hobbs, author of book North of the Grove, speaks to the importance of community in his book. Howard Capelton, a troubled insurance agent, yearns to make amends for his past by mentoring David, an angry 9-year-old boy new to nearby Coconut Grove, Florida, Howard’s old neighborhood. Tensions in both homes and the gang culture in the streets lead them to make decisions neither is prepared for. As a result, Howard and David’s lives are forever changed, along with everyone around them. The story explores everyone’s need to reach out – often times – in spite of ourselves.
North of the Grove
Category: Realistic Fiction
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