By PAT ALLEN KAPLON
Pop, thoroughly damaged via his younger spouse, Lucy’s, surprising demise, turns increasingly more to the bottle to ease his ache. Hope’s child sister, Nollie, is taken away through relations, and wish sees her international being destroyed.
From the challenging scrabble farm in Appalachia the place she used to be born, via houses of kin and a foster domestic, to the coal cities of Western Maryland, wish seeks to fi nd a person to like her, a house of her personal, and the way to come to grips with the lack of Momma, the guts of her younger world.
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