Ordinary Boy

Dark Alley Press

My name is Curtis Price. Until my extraordinary death, I live an ordinary life in the poor side of town in Osprey Falls, Maine, with my mother and older sister. I am the boy that nobody sees, ignored in the shadows of the hallway. I am the kid that is picked last in gym. I am the student that is never called on in class to answer the question, and, after a while, I stop bothering to raise my hand.

It is not until my stepfather shoots me that I am finally—finally—noticed.

Before I meet my untimely end, let me start at the beginning. 


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About the author

Stacey Longo is the author of My Sister the Zombie and Secret Things: Twelve Tales to Terrify. Her stories have appeared in numerous anthologies and magazines, including Shroud, Shock Totem, and the Litchfield Literary Review. A former humor columnist for the Block Island Times, she maintains a weekly humor blog at www.staceylongo.com. Longo lives in rural Connecticut. 

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Publisher
Dark Alley Press
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Published on
Feb 6, 2015
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Pages
178
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ISBN
9780692352823
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Language
English
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Genres
Fiction / Coming of Age
Fiction / General
Juvenile Fiction / Boys & Men
Juvenile Fiction / General
Juvenile Fiction / Social Issues / Adolescence
Juvenile Fiction / Social Issues / Death & Dying
Juvenile Fiction / Social Issues / General
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