The Night Train

The Night Train

Large Print - 2011
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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.
Publisher: Thorndike, Me. : Center Point Pub., 2011.
ISBN: 9781611731835
Characteristics: 207 p. (large print) ;,22 cm.


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Chapel_Hill_KenMc Dec 22, 2014

This is a thoughtful novel set in 1963 in rural North Carolina, where a local white boy discovers James Brown and attempts to bridge the racial gulf.


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