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Jewel: a novel

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Jewel is the story of how quickly a life can change; how, like lightning, an unforeseen event can set us on a course without reason or compass. In the backwoods of Mississippi, a land of honeysuckle and grapevine, Jewel and her husband, Leston, are truly blessed; they have five fine children. When Brenda Kay is born in 1943, Jewel gives thanks for a healthy baby, last-born and most welcome. In this story of a woman's devotion to the child who is both her burden and God's singular way of smiling on her, Bret Lott has created a mother-daughter relationship of matchless intensity and beauty, and one of the finest, most indomitable heroines in contemporary American fiction.
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9780671038182
9780743548908
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Grouped Work ID 9e18ed85-6048-7511-8c35-421637d838c9
Grouping Title jewel
Grouping Author lott bret
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-07-02 04:18:45AM
Last Indexed 2018-08-18 04:33:11AM

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subject_facet Audiobooks, Children with mental disabilities -- Fiction, Domestic fiction, Families -- Fiction, Mississippi -- Fiction, Mothers and daughters -- Fiction, Pastoral fiction
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