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Synopsis: A coming-of-age tale told in eight parts. Toiling under a hot summer sun in the early Sixties, a group of laborers built an entire community on nothing but mud and swamp. A mottled cast of characters, the crewmen found a connection in their work and a comfort in sharing a drink when the day was done. Among them was the kid, a young man working his way through college by laying bricks over school breaks. What he discovered on Mystic Isle was as valuable as anything he’d learn in the classroom. These are his stories.

About the Author: John Mahoney was born in Milmay, New Jersey and is an alumnus of LaSalle University. During his time as an undergraduate, he spent his summers working on a construction crew, learning his father’s trade while saving money for school. John is the author of six books, including three collections of poetry, and is a long-time food and wine columnist. A lifelong educator, he is a respected scholar of Shakespeare and Chaucer who has taught at the high school and university level. A former New Jersey Freeholder and candidate for the United States Congress, John is now best known as an internationally recognized wine expert.

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