The Real Question

The Real Question

By Adrian Fogelin

Peachtree Publishers, Hardcover, 9781561453832, 234pp.

Publication Date: October 2006

For Fisher Brown, bearing the responsibility for the well-being and happiness of the people around him is a heavy burden to shoulder. So when Fisher meets Lonny Traynor, whose rootless, carefreee existence is so markedly different from his own, he is drawn to him. As Fisher bcomes an unwitting participant in Lonny's hapless adventure, he begins to rethink what it means to be responsible for other people. In the end, Fisher finds his way home as well as a way to redefine his own complex relationships.

About the Author
Adrian Fogelin was moved to write this story of prejudice and friendship after an incident in her neighborhood. She is also the author of Anna Casey s Place in the World, another story set in Cass and Jemmie s neighborhood, and My Brother s Hero. Adrian lives in Tallahassee, Florida, with her family. You can find her on the web at