With the heart, daring, and evocative atmosphere of Winter’s Bone and True Grit, and driven by the raw, whip-smart voice of Percy James, a blistering debut about a fearless sixteen-year old girl whose search for her missing mother leads to an unexpected discovery, and a life or death struggle in the harsh frozen landscape of the Upper Midwest.

As a blizzard bears down, Percy James sets off to find her troubled mother, Carletta. For years, Percy has had to take care… (more)

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Sweetgirl worked its magic on me.

Bookreporter : Sweetgirl (February 06, 2016)

Combining brutal social realism, a family drama and lyrical descriptions of the natural world, this is a stellar debut novel, one that will introduce many to an unfamiliar setting and a new writer to watch.

Sweetgirl is hilarious, heartbreaking and true, a major accomplishment from an author who looks certain to have an impressive career ahead of him.

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Publisher: Ecco (February 02, 2016)

Language: English

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