Silas Bradford's Boy Author:Joseph C Lincoln Something unexplained, some mystery of the past hung over "Silas Bradford's Boy". On his return to the little Cape Cod village of Denboro, he found his mother no longer the well to do woman he supposed her to be, and accepting the advice of his uncle, he settled down in Denboro to try his first law cases. Everyone in the town knew him as the son... more » of his famous father, yet all his attempts to gain a footing as a young lawyer met with an opposition as powerful as it was puzzling.
Not until the very end of the book is the mystery that baffled and disturbed Banks Bradford cleared up. Never, perhaps, has Mr Lincoln told a more dramatic and genuinely absorbing story than in these pages, and he has flavored it with that salty humor and those quaint and delightful characters for which his novels are famous.« less