Boy's Life Author:Robert McCammon On a cold spring morning in 1964, eleven-year-old Cory Mackenson's life is changed forever. Accomanying his father on his milk delivery route, Cory witnesses a car plunge into the depths of a lake some say is bottomless. His father, attempting to rescue the driver, comes face-to-face with a vision that will haunt and torment him-a dead man, nake... more »d and beaten, handcuffed to the steering wheel with a length of piano wire knotted around his throat.
Cory's idyllic hometown of Zephyr, Alabama explodes in the aftermath of this bizarre and grisly murder. As cory and his father search for the truth, Cory tries to understand the forces of good and evil at work around him. Presented with a maze of dangers and fascinations, he learns the meaning of both life and death-delving deeper into a mystery, in which his life and his father's sanity hang in the balance.
A magical tour de force, Boy's Life is a haunting yet exhilerating journey of mystery and wonder.« less