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Jack Gantos
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Jack Gantos

Jack Gantos is the author of the book, and the subject of this autobiography. Gantos is now a popular children's author, but this harrowing story is not for children. Gantos recounts his decisions as a young man that land him in a federal prison. Gantos is a decent young man, although his priorities are certainly questionable. Having had too much freedom in his youth due to constant moves by his family, Gantos is introduced to drinking and drugs far too early in his life. As a mere junior in high school, Gantos is working and drinking with men over twice his age. With little parental supervision, Gantos quickly begins down the wrong path. His decision to return to high school shows he does have a plan for the future, but his drinking immediately gets him thrown out of the only home he has. His move into a...

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