A Long Way from Chicago Quotes

Richard Peck
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Quote 1

“You wouldn’t think we’d have to leave Chicago to see a dead body.”

Quote 2

“Of course the reporter had been lied to big-time up at the café, but Grandma’s lies were more interesting, even historical”

Quote 3

“The story of Shotgun Cheatham’s last night above ground kept The Coffee Pot Café fully engaged for the rest of our visit that summer. It was a story that grew in the telling in one of those little towns where there’s always time to ponder all the different kinds of truth.”

Quote 4

“A bunch of worthless boys who’d ransack the town every night is apt to drop a mouse in the milk just before delivering it to my door.”

Quote 5

“And she’d returned law and order to the town she claimed she didn’t give two hoots about.”

Quote 6

“You could see hard times from...

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