Star radio-host wealthy Terfry provides the fantastic stories of his modify ego, musician greenback sixty five, during this rollicking account of growing to be up bad, gifted, baseball-obsessed, music-mad and girl-smitten.
With wit, sort and a born writer's knack for telling element, wealthy Terfry provides us the wildly exciting tale of his strange existence in the course of the eyes of his shy yet amazing and preternaturally observant alter-ego, dollar. Born in a small city in Nova Scotia to a mom who starts yelling at him the instant he's born and a father who retains his personal suggestions, greenback imbibes worry and lack of confidence like different childrens guzzle milk. Hobbled by way of his fears and demons, greenback nearly disappears into the “evil within the woods” that lurks simply past the town's border . . . till he's kept through 3 presents: baseball, romantic love and track. His epic journey—full of diversions, coincidences, and larger-than-life characters—out of the darkness of his suicide-plagued adolescence and into the intense large global starts with a killer pitching arm (Buck nearly makes it to the professionals) and maintains along with his transformation into hip hop artist greenback sixty five. alongside the way in which, greenback develops right into a hopeless romantic and an obsessively inventive, shape-shifting guy who either fears lifestyles and dives into it with abandon. Wicked and Weird is a full of life, occasionally surprising portrait of a lifestyles lived at the area, by way of turns humorous and heartbreaking.