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The Box [Kindle Edition]

Brian Bigelow
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Book Description

Johnny
Whitcome has a chance meeting the one day while out looking for odd jobs. That one
meeting with Paul, the old lonely cabinetmaker, changes his entire life
permanently and the two become best friends. Johnny learns that putting out the
effort and dedication will get rewarded.

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From the Author

This story I wrote for my Grandchildren to read and hopefully learn a little something from.

Product Details

  • File Size: 194 KB
  • Print Length: 61 pages
  • Page Numbers Source ISBN: 1481286013
  • Sold by: Amazon Digital Services, Inc.
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B0087DKULG
  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
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  • Lending: Enabled
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #2,046,790 Paid in Kindle Store (See Top 100 Paid in Kindle Store)
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Touching May 4, 2013
Format:Kindle Edition
"The Box" by Brian Bigelow is a beautifully told and heart warming story about the friendship between a teenager and an old carpenter, both of whom benefit from each other's company.
Short and simple it builds slowly and pulls on your heart strings, it is the stuff great childhood memories are made of and it reminded me of my own youth and the times where things other than TV and x-box games could interest a child, and where people like the old carpenter took an interest in and time for the younger generation.
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3 of 4 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars the box December 16, 2012
Format:Kindle Edition
I was given this book as a gift for an honest review.
This book was a really good book. This book is great for people who just want to relax and read a good story. It teaches you that everything is not free, and that you need to work hard for what you want.
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5.0 out of 5 stars WOW August 6, 2013
Format:Kindle Edition
I received an e-ARC copy of this book in return for an honest review. This is a charming little story about friendship. I enjoyed every single minute of this story. I loved how Paul took Johnny under his wing and the bond between the two was just magnificent and incredible. Johnny's desire to work, learn, and earn money. It's really a great teaching story for teens to read. I recommend it to all ages to enjoy.
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Author Brian Bigelow is originally from Minnesota and currently lives in Colorado.

2nd place winner in Erika Szabo's short story competition in 2013.

On Twitter: @brianbigelow

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