Thorndike, Me. : Center Point Pub., 2011.
Large print ed.
207 p. (large print) ; 22 cm.
Subtitle from jacket.
In 1963, at the age of 17, Dwayne Hallston discovers James Brown and wants to perform just like him. His band, the Amazing Ramblers, studies and rehearses in the storage room of his father's shop in a small North Carolina town. Meanwhile, Dwayne's forbidden black friend Larry apprentices to a jazz musician. His mother hopes music will allow him to escape the south.