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By Marjorie Kowalski Cole

ISBN-10: 0472034634

ISBN-13: 9780472034635

"I could not placed it down."

---Barbara Kingsolver

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

In Michigan to promote the lodge, Mary sees seven hawks riding the typhoon winds over the lake. This position, she thinks, can heal them with its wild attractiveness, so she strikes her relatives to the northern lakeshore.

But Mary has forgotten what it truly is prefer to dwell in a tiny rural neighborhood, the place nearly every body has a stake in preserving the established order. secrets and techniques are stored at nice fee as Mary's young children usually fight to elevate themselves. A coming-of-age tale for every family member, this can be a novel of quiet heroism and the facility of non-public freedom.

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

". . . her writing is straightforward, bright and gorgeous."

---Eugene Register-Guard

". . . a awesome new expertise. Critics have covered as much as compliment the book."

---Tucson Citizen

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


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