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By Stephen Bates

This novel spans from the Civil warfare to the current day and explores the methods we body our personal histories.

A teenage boy and his grandfather trip throughout the USA to wait that final nice reunion of Civil battle veterans at Gettysburg in 1938, the place secrets and techniques and lies are printed concerning the previous man’s prior. probably he was once now not the hero his grandson inspiration, yet he nonetheless has a priceless treasure to bare, so one can shed interesting gentle at the warfare and his half in it.

Interweaving 3 sessions of drawback in American history—the Civil battle, the melancholy, and 9/11—The Photographer’s Boy explores the ability of images and journalism to notify or misinform; increases questions about love; and provides “an unflinching yet sympathetic, usually touching, examine the comforting fictions humans wrap themselves in to guard themselves from the chilly of fact” (Publishers Weekly).

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