Billy Creekmore: A Novel by Tracey Porter

Billy Creekmore: A Novel
305 pages; HarperCollins/Joanna Cotler
In 1905, 10-year-old Billy, storyteller extraordinaire, is rescued from an orphanage by his aunt and uncle. His life continues to take on many twists and turns, from the West Virginia mines to the circus, and he discovers much about himself along the way in this fast-paced, Dickensian-style novel.