The Ghost of BIG TOM is a story of a familyas saga. Big Tom a slave brought and used as a breeder by his master on a plantation in Murfreesboro, North Carolina... cast a ghost over his ancestors for generations to come. Big Tomas legend a virile man who fathered children to feed the slave trade defines the passage of manhood from slavery to modern times amongst the NEWSOMES. Cedric Newsome, Big Tomas great-great grandson struggles to overcome the Newsomeas definition of manhood which was through their ability to bed women and sire children. Through a process of self-examination, Cedric arrives at a new concept and definition of manhood remodeled with a sense of fidelity, responsibility, and accountability toward oneself and his off-spring. The GHOST OF BIG TOM offers history, suspense, murder, love, and wisdom. Itas a must read!Nancya#39;s two oldest sons Tommy and Billy ran a junk yard and auto repair shop some fifty yards in the back of the Wiles house. The junk yard and auto repair shop was left to them by their father who died an untimely death in an automobile anbsp;...
|Title||:||THE GHOST OF BIG TOM|
|Author||:||L. Wayne Daye|
|Publisher||:||AuthorHouse - 2012-07-16|