By Thomas McCabe

ISBN-10: 0984262415

ISBN-13: 9780984262410

Even ahead of his grandfather referred to as him over to look within a cooler in entrance of a small nation supermarket in 1959, eleven-year-old Tommy McCabe knew what he sought after; a fish like Grampa’s. An previous photograph from 1925 had begun all of it, one taken of his grandfather hoisting a wide, Pelican Lake musky, however it was once the behemoth within the cooler and his grandfather’s phrases that became the boy’s curiosity into an obsession. it can bring about a decades-long trip marked with one funny misadventure after one other, punctuated with the inevitable frustration so universal one of the majority of parents who chase that cagey, fabulous fish.

If you begin out no longer realizing what you're doing and essentially remain that means for years, musky quests often lead to failure. no longer the reviews themselves, besides the fact that, faraway from it; particularly whilst all of the colourful Northwoods characters and the interplay with them comes into play how it did for the McCabe brothers and different individuals in their kin, together with the notorious mutt Scamp.

A Fish Like Grampa’s takes you alongside for the trip, and what a experience it's! even if you're keen on fishing or no longer, this booklet will generate laughter one minute and tug center strings the following; a slice of real twentieth century Americana, a narrative many folks can relate to, despite age, and few folks should want to fail to remember. A Fish Like Grampa’s…welcome aboard!

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