Bill Warrington's Last Chance ~~ James King


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Bill Warrington's Last Chance by James King
A magnificent debut about a man's odyssey toward family redemption- with his granddaughter along for the ride

Bill Warrington realizes he has Alzheimer's and his lucid days are numbered. Determined to repair a lifetime of damage to his estranged adult children, Bill takes off with his fifteen-year-old granddaughter April on a cross-country drive, bound for San Francisco, where she dreams of becoming a rock star. As the unlikely pair heads west, Bill leaves clues intended to force his three children-including April's frantic mother-to overcome their mutual distrust and long-held grievances to work together to find them.

In this dazzling road trip novel, James King masterfully explores themes of aging, sibling rivalry, family dysfunction, and coming of age, against a backdrop of the American heartland. Unflinching, funny, and poignant, Bill Warrington's Last Chance speaks to that universal longing for familial reconciliation, love, and forgiveness.
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About the Book
  • Published:
    Aug-2010 (Hardcover)
    Oct-2011 (Paperback)
  • Formats:
    Print / eBook / Audio
  • Pages:
    291
  • Age Level:
    18 & up
  • Purchase:
    Buy
Time Period
  • Contemporary

 

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