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By Marjorie Kowalski Cole

"I could not positioned it down."

---Barbara Kingsolver

In 1955, Mary and Jim chief have the yankee dream: careers in drugs; a tender and fit kin; or even a holiday home---a shabby inn faraway from bustling Chicago. yet one sizzling afternoon alterations every little thing. Mary, now a widow, needs to discover a direction out of her grief right into a destiny for herself and 5 small children.

In Michigan to promote the hotel, Mary sees seven hawks riding the hurricane winds over the lake. This position, she thinks, can heal them with its wild good looks, so she strikes her kin to the northern lakeshore.

But Mary has forgotten what it truly is prefer to reside in a tiny rural neighborhood, the place nearly every body has a stake in conserving the established order. secrets and techniques are stored at nice fee as Mary's kids frequently fight to elevate themselves. A coming-of-age tale for every family member, this can be a novel of quiet heroism and the ability of private freedom.

Praise for Marjorie Kowalski Cole and her prior novel, Correcting the Landscape:

". . . her writing is easy, shiny and gorgeous."

---Eugene Register-Guard

". . . a outstanding new expertise. Critics have coated as much as compliment the book."

---Tucson Citizen

"Cole's sort is refined yet engrossing . . . it truly is particularly a debut."


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