THE LAST BUS TO WISDOM -- the last novel from a great American storyteller is charming, wise, and slyly funny
Last Bus to Wisdom by Ivan Doig (2016, Riverhead Books; 480 pages)
This is a beautifully written tale about the summer adventures of an imaginative eleven year old boy. Donal Cameron is being raised by his grandmother on a ranch in western Montana. When Gram needs to address some medical issues, Donny is sent to spend the summer with her sister in Wisconsin. Aunt Kate is bossy and tyrannical, setting the scene for a miserable summer. Her henpecked husband, Herman the German, befriends Donny and before long the two find themselves on an unplanned adventure. This is a wonderful book!
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