By Carol June Stover

Fifteen-year-old Amy Blackwell leads a lonely lifestyles that is challenging to suffer. it is 1916 in rural Arkansas, and she's being raised by means of her strict grandfather, a Bible-thumping preacher and his sinister spouse whom city fogeys name "nuts." Their pious calls for doom her to guilt-ridden failure, and "thou shalts," hypocrisy, and a dismal family members mystery ideas their domestic. Amy struggles to maintain a smiling facade. whilst all efforts to thrill her grandparents fall brief, she plots to run away along with her sister. as a substitute, her teenage ardour prevails and she or he marries at 16 to depart domestic. Amy's trip is intriguing at the start, yet turns sobering with a string of calamities--including loss of life and illness. Even worse, now she's trapped through the excessive expectancies of 2 households. while her grandmother's darkish mystery unravels, Amy is devastated yet needs to locate the energy to head on. With decision that almost all adults could not muster, she brings love and wish again into her life.

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