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Avon Lake by Don Libey

By Don Libey

a narrative of turning out to be up in Avon Lake, Ohio within the Golden Age of the 1950's. For the kids of the 1950’s—Baby Boomers and people simply before—it used to be their Golden Age, a time of sunny summer season days on Lake Erie and an idyllic early life within the village of Avon Lake, Ohio. author Don Libey weaves jointly humans, areas, scents and sounds during this coming-of-age memory of a time and position “. . . the place the solar was once so hot and the times so never-ending and we have been, easily, happy.” Like Grover’s Corners, or Winesburg, Libey recreates a tender glow of formative years in the event you by no means surrender attempting to move domestic; a feeling of position and belonging for these who—regardless of the place they grew up—are regularly trying to find their very own misplaced Avon Lake. a printed poet and writer of over a dozen company books, this is often Libey’s first prose paintings. He nonetheless lives at the water, this time within the wonderful beach hamlet made recognized by means of Alfred Hitchcock’s The Birds, Bodega Bay, California north of San Francisco.

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