The Dog Box Boy and Other Stories is a fictional, three story, book. There are more than enough twists and turns in all three stories to keep the reader guessing. The Dog Box Boy- Max tells his friends the story of how he got the nickname, 'the dog box boy'. Through the story, readers will be able to identify with Max's struggle to keep up with the big kids and the right of passage he achieved. The story tells us that sometimes small town people can realize bigtime dreams. Smooth Stones- We meet two people who each have a special gift. They both have used their gift to protect loved ones. Were they right? Were they wrong? Whatever the reason, they were both changed forever. The Road Between Them- An unlikely pair team up to lead us on an uproarious adventure. The circus they work for is nothing like the circus they encounter. And, the road between them is a story in itself.