Dory boy Author:Joan Talmage Weiss A Whitman tween age book - In between books for in between readers — Danny faced into the wind. He liked having the salt spray sting his eyes. — The sky was still grey pink. The fog hugged the water. Chattering seagulls for circling the pier looking for handouts. A few early morning fishermen looked down at them from the pier and waved. And so beg... more »ins Danny's summer of work and fun.
Danny was to learn much about the sea-- That it could, as old Jaywalk said, Turn from friend to follow in a minute. He was to learn much about people-- About old Max who was so unfriendly, And about George who spent his days in the surf. And he was to learn much about himself, about how he would act in the face of danger.
How Danny came through the challenges of that summer is a story told in DORY BOY.