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  • Michael Carestio
  • 1012 Dickinson St.Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 19147
  • Phone: 2672262797
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  • About the Author
    A native Philadelphian, Michael has spent much of his career in advertising as a Creative Director. Black Jack Jetty: A Boy%u2019s Journey Through Grief is his entry into children%u2019s literature and reflects the loss he felt as a young boy over the death of his own father.

    quoteThe story takes place in Margate, down beach from Atlantic City where Carestio spends his summers with friends and family.

    Mr. Carestio has two daughters, two granddaughters, and two World Series Championships thanks to his beloved Phillies.
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  • A Children's Mystery/adventure, Fun For The Whole Family, About Crime Fighting Kid Detectives
  • Beautifully and sensitively written, "Black Jack Jetty" follows Jack as he copes with his father's death and journeys through his grief, anger, anxiety, and guilt. A tip sheet for kids to help cope with a parent's death follows the story. Born, raised, educated, and living in Philadelphia, Michael Carestio enjoys observing and writing about the human condition.
  • The Great Recession is punishing families across the land: lost jobs, lost dreams, lost hope. Tough times bring out the best and worst in people. The ...
  • July 23, 2014