Memior

from St. Louis on the Air
4:17 pm
Thu February 17, 2011

Two kids. One name. Many choices.

Wes Moore, Author of "The Other Wes Moore: One Name, Two Fates"

In the introduction to his book, The Other Wes Moore, author Wes Moore says:

This is the story of two boys living in Baltimore with similar histories and an identical name: Wes Moore.  One of us is free and has experienced things he never even knew to dream about as a kid.  The other will spend every day until his death behind bars for an armed robbery that left a police officer and father of five dead.  The chilling truth is that his story could have been mine.  The tragedy is that my story could have been his.

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