Page 6: Gift Book Suggestion: Greater Seattle Stories of Home, Garden, Fishing and Boating, Growing Up WW II ERA.

Growing Green Two Ways!  A Unique Capsule in Time

Stories of Home, garden, fising and boating, growing up in Seattle area

Darrell's 2014 book is the perfect gift for young and old. Readers from high school age to seniors enjoy Darrell's stories of growing up in the Pacific Northwest. Student stories from fabled Jason Lee Junior High School and Stadium High School in Tacoma; college in Seattle; wanderings in the Olympic Mountains and Cascade Mountains, and much more. Darrell's self-discoveries provide takeaways for today's kids trying to establish their own identities.

Retirees will enjoy the book. It'll remind them of their own memories from school and college days, wherever they attended.

Main takeaways: Pacific Northwest, urban and wilderness alike. World War II. Parent-child relationships and strains. First loves.

Get more information by clicking on the page heading just above. It's linked to the book page on Amazon. Good reading to you!

    

Sample Photo: Dad (Clarence Reeck) began training me in
two important Pacific Northwest undertakings:
fishing (the salmon was as long as I was tall)
and 'green' gardening (he built the compost heap
behind me).
‒ Darrell