A GOOD BOY by Robert Tucker

By Robert Tucker

a great BOY is the attention-grabbing and riveting tale of a likeable, and sometimes stressed, younger man’s quest to turn into “a precious person” that plunges the reader into the bottom of social normalcy, American extra, sociopathic behaviors, greed, depravity, suspense, and the character of friendship.

With emerging rigidity, John Birkhoff’s trip to obtain realizing and to be “morally straight,” is challenged at each flip via John’s boyhood nemesis and someday buddy, Tom Jensen, who has a behavior of intruding on his lifestyles at inopportune moments and interfering with John’s objective to stick to the excessive criteria and private values set earlier than him by means of his mom and dad and influencing grownup society of the 50’s and 60’s. His inventive and infrequently likeable pal simply sways John, a perennial “Boy Scout” and a superb Samaritan who doesn't desire to offend anyone.

Their lives are eternally replaced whilst, via a false impression that John knowledgeable the police, Jensen is going to criminal for 6 years, whereas the moral Birkhoff embarks on a direction of ethical harmony and conservative center category ethics in a dysfunctional suburban local in Southern California.

Jensen by no means forgets or forgives Birkhoff.

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