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Greek boy: Growing up Southern

a Myrtle Beach memoir

by Dino Thompson

  • 167 Want to read
  • 0 Currently reading

Published by Snug Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography,
  • Greek American restaurateurs,
  • Greek Americans,
  • Myrtle Beach,
  • Myrtle Beach (S.C.),
  • Social life and customs,
  • Thompson, Dino

  • About the Edition

    A rollicking ride from the eyes of Dino Thompson, the son of zany Greek patrents, who grew up over a restaurant and movie theater in downtown Myrtle Beach during the peg pants 50s, the free love 60s and the rebellious 70s. Written with an in-your-face voice and fascinating detail.

    The Physical Object
    FormatUnknown Binding
    Number of Pages590
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11742586M
    ISBN 100-9665768-8-8 paper
    ISBN 100-9665668-9-6 hard

    Tucker & Me: Growing Up A Part-Time Southern Boy is the story of a child growing up in the Mad Men era of the ’s. Filled with humor, sadness, and harrowing incidents, the memoir refl ects all the emotions of life one experiences growing up, in this case, with a single mom who lived in Los Angeles and a father who lived in a small town suburb of Atlanta, Georgia known as Tucker.   These 20 must-read classic novels, poetry collections, and works of non-fiction will help you navigate life, society, our political climate, and more in Make this year one for the books.

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      A Greek Mom will tell you to finish your food on the plate, and then recite a Greek tragedy of a monologue on how she was a starving child growing up in the village during the war years. And that she came here to this country so you wouldn’t have to starve as : Anna Maria Halkiotis. Tucker & Me: Growing Up A Part-Time Southern Boy is the story of a child growing up in the Mad Men era of the 's. Filled with humor, sadness, and harrowing incidents, the memoir refl ects all the emotions of life one experiences growing up, in this case, with a single mom who lived in Los Angeles and a father who lived in a small town suburb of Atlanta, Georgia known as Tucker.


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