Saturday, December 12, 2015
The Magic Strings of Frankie Presto by Mitch Albom
Mitch Albom writes mostly inspirational fiction. In his newest book, he writes the life story of gifted guitarist Frankie Presto. Narrated by the voice of music, Frankie Presto is a Spanish war orphan raised by his blind music teacher. Frankie is sent off to America with his only possession, an old guitar with six magical strings. The strings turn blue when some one's life is altered. Along life's road, Frankie has some interesting adventures, where he ends up influencing some of the world's most famous musicians. This book will leave you both amazed and in tears. With many twists and turns, this book is a good read for this time of year.