Gary’s got a new book out and it isn’t about music, pepperoni or politics. No cell phones, no tablets, not a single PlayStation, not even a laptop could be found in 1962. So, what does a ten-year-old kid do for fun? Get into trouble of course! Taking advantage of the raw materials around them, Nicky Ridge manages to remind us what childhood adventure was to supposed to be about.
Drawing on the real experiences of certain pre-adolescent rapscallions during the early sixties, The True Adventures of Nicky Ridge does the unique job of documenting the childhood experiences of those of us who grew up in a rural, pre-digital age.