Thomas McCabe's A Fish Like Grampa's PDF

By Thomas McCabe

ISBN-10: 0984262415

ISBN-13: 9780984262410

Even earlier than his grandfather known as him over to see inside of a cooler in entrance of a small kingdom supermarket in 1959, eleven-year-old Tommy McCabe knew what he sought after; a fish like Grampa’s. An outdated photograph from 1925 had began all of it, one taken of his grandfather hoisting a wide, Pelican Lake musky, however it used to be the behemoth within the cooler and his grandfather’s phrases that became the boy’s curiosity into an obsession. it's going to result in a decades-long trip marked with one funny misadventure after one other, punctuated with the inevitable frustration so universal one of the majority of oldsters who chase that cagey, really good fish.

If you begin out no longer figuring out what you're doing and essentially remain that method for years, musky quests often result in failure. now not the reports themselves, besides the fact that, faraway from it; in particular whilst all of the colourful Northwoods characters and the interplay with them comes into play how it did for the McCabe brothers and different individuals in their relations, together with the notorious mutt Scamp.

A Fish Like Grampa’s takes you alongside for the journey, and what a journey it really is! no matter if you're keen on fishing or no longer, this booklet will generate laughter one minute and tug middle strings the following; a slice of real twentieth century Americana, a narrative many folks can relate to, despite age, and few people may want to disregard. A Fish Like Grampa’s…welcome aboard!

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