Leroy and the Old Man by William E. Butterworth III [1980 POINT PAPERBACK]
Leroy and the Old Man by William E. Butterworth III
VINTAGE PAPERBACK  POINT TEEN / SCHOLASTIC
Beautiful copy; still like new and unread with tanning.
Fleeing from a neighbor's assailants, who believe he has identified them to the police, LeRoy leaves his Chicago housing project to live with his grandfather, a shrimp fisherman, in Mississippi. When the Chicago police come for him, LeRoy must decide if he is going to risk his life testifying.