Keeper of the moon: a Southern boyhood

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McLaurin, Tim. Keeper of the moon: a Southern boyhood. New York: Anchor Books (Doubleday), 1991.


Brief mention. This memoir about McLaurin's boyhood in North Carolina in the 1950s and 1960s includes an incident in which the author and his African American friend LJ encounter a Croatan well driller and his two young sons. What follows is an incident of humiliation based on race discrimination.

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