By Marjorie Kowalski Cole
In 1955, Mary and Jim chief have the yankee dream: careers in drugs; a tender and fit family members; or even a holiday home---a shabby lodge faraway from bustling Chicago. yet one scorching afternoon adjustments every 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 lodge, Mary sees seven hawks riding the typhoon winds over the lake. This position, she thinks, can heal them with its wild good looks, so she strikes her family members to the northern lakeshore.
But Mary has forgotten what it is prefer to stay in a tiny rural group, the place virtually everybody has a stake in keeping the established order. secrets and techniques are stored at nice price as Mary's childrens 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 private freedom.
Praise for Marjorie Kowalski Cole and her past novel, Correcting the Landscape:
". . . her writing is easy, vibrant and gorgeous."
". . . a outstanding new expertise. Critics have coated as much as compliment the book."
"Cole's kind is sophisticated yet engrossing . . . it's fairly a debut."
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