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By Thomas McCabe

Even sooner than his grandfather referred to as him over to see within a cooler in entrance of a small state supermarket in 1959, eleven-year-old Tommy McCabe knew what he sought after; a fish like Grampa’s. An previous picture from 1925 had all started all of it, one taken of his grandfather hoisting a wide, Pelican Lake musky, however it used to be the behemoth within the cooler and his grandfather’s phrases that grew to become the boy’s curiosity into an obsession. it'll result in a decades-long trip marked with one funny misadventure after one other, punctuated with the inevitable frustration so universal one of the majority of oldsters who chase that cagey, very good fish.

If you begin out now not realizing what you're doing and primarily remain that means for years, musky quests frequently result in failure. now not the stories themselves, although, faraway from it; specifically 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 family members, together with the notorious mutt Scamp.

A Fish Like Grampa’s takes you alongside for the trip, and what a experience it truly is! no matter if you like fishing or no longer, this booklet will generate laughter one minute and tug middle strings the subsequent; a slice of actual twentieth century Americana, a narrative many folks can relate to, despite age, and few folks should want to omit. A Fish Like Grampa’s…welcome aboard!

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